Swan Lake Ballet Theatre (Cards)

By Jean Mahoney, Viola Ann Seddon (Illustrator)

Candlewick, 9780763643966, 16pp.

Publication Date: October 13, 2009

List Price: 24.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Aspiring ballerinas, musicians, and lovers of fairy tales will find everything they need to celebrate and reenact the magic of Swan Lake.

The perfect gift for dancers and dreamers! A gorgeous, fold-out miniature stage, interchangeable scenery, and moveable figures offer hours of fun as children reimagine all four acts of Tchaikovsky’s great ballet. The haunting story of Swan Lake comes to life through:
— A full-color book relating the story of the ballet and offering staging suggestions
— A sophisticated collection of scenery and backdrops
— Nine dancing figures and supporting cast
— An audio CD featuring music from Swan Lake

About the Author

Jean Mahoney, the author of The Nutcracker Ballet Theatre and The Sleeping Beauty Ballet Theatre, says she finds the first moment of light and music in a performance to be an inspiration. She lives in Southampton, New York.

Viola Ann Seddon's childhood revolved around the performing arts, ballet, and opera. She is the illustrator of The Nutcracker Ballet Theatre and The Sleeping Beauty Ballet Theatre. She lives in London.