Famous Male Dancers
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  • Question 1
    60 seconds
    Q. What year did George Balanchine receive the Kennedy Center Honors Award?
    answer choices
    1988
    1968
    1971
    1978
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. Who was Fred Astaire's dance partner?
    answer choices
    Shirley Temple
    Gina Rogers
    Ginger Rogers
    Jennifer Rogers
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. What city was the ballet company that George Balanchine worked for?
    answer choices
    Chicago
    Dallas
    New York
    New Orleans
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. Who starred in the films White Knights and Turning Point
    answer choices
    George Balanchine
    Arthur Miller
    Mikhail Baryshnikov
    Alvin Ailey 
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Michael Fokine create the "dying swan" role for who?
    answer choices
    Anna Klump
    Anna Pavlova
    Ginger Rogers
    Shirley Temple
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Najinsky retired from dance at what age?
    answer choices
    19
    16
    39
    29
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Who is Rudolf Nureyev best known for partnering with ?
    answer choices
    Dame Judy Dench
    Dame Anna Pavlova
    Dame Margot Fonteyn
    Dame Shirley Temple
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. How many Hollywood motion pictures did Bojangles star in?
    answer choices
    14
    24
    34
    4
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Which one of these did Jerome Robbins choregraph
    answer choices
    Firebird
    In the Heights
    West Side Story
    Romeo & Juliet
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. What year did Arthur Mitchell join the NYC ballet?
    answer choices
    1926
    1946
    1956
    1966
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. What year did Bob Fosse win the Academy Award?
    answer choices
    1963
    1953
    1973
    1933
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. What movie did Fosse win the award for?
    answer choices
    All That Jazz
    Firebird
    Cabaret
    Chicago
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. Who founded the Dance Theater of Harlem
    answer choices
    George Balanchine
    Arthur Mitchell
    Alvin Ailey
    Jerome Robbins
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. Who founded the American Dance Theater
    answer choices
    Alvin Ailey
    Arthur Mitchell
    Jerome Robbins
    George Balanchine
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. This set of works was choreographed to African American spirituals
    answer choices
    Firebird
    All That Jazz
    Revelations
    Corinthians
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. Jerome Robbins started his career dancing for who?
    answer choices
    Vaslav Najinksy
    Bojangles
    George Balanchine
    Arthur Mitchell
  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. If you saw Bojangles in a movie, who was usually by his side?
    answer choices
    Judy Garland
    Liza Minelli
    Shirley Temple
    Anna Pavlova
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. What was of the name of the show Robbins first danced in
    answer choices
    Firebird
    All That Jazz
    Keep of the Grass
    Moulin Rouge
  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q. Nijinsky was best known for his?
    answer choices
    Turns
    Leaps
    Hair
    Clothes
  • Question 20
    30 seconds
    Q. Balanchine was born where?
    answer choices
    USA
    Greece
    Mexico
    Russia
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