A Child's Introduction to Ballet Trivia Quiz!
Do you think you know ballet? Take this fun quiz with facts from the book "A Child's Introduction to Ballet" by Laura Lee.
When you're done click on "Give me more" to take you to the results page!
Where was ballet invented?
Which European monarch was once a dancer?
Queen Elizabeth I
King Louis XIV of France
Czar Nicholas I
King Henry VIII
This is the oldest ballet still being performed to this day.
La Fille Mal Gardee
Which of these ballets is set in Scotland?
This ballerina is credited with popularizing dancing on pointe.
Which of these ballets was NOT composed by Peter Tchaikovsky?
Which ballet features characters named Kitri and Basil?
Rite of Spring
Which ballet features characters named Odette, Siefried and Rothbart?
Daphnis and Chloe
What famous ballet company was originally made up of orphans?
Marseille Opera Ballet
The Bolshoi Ballet
The Kirov Ballet
American Ballet Theater
How many performances of The Nutcracker are staged in the U.S. each year?
Between 100 and 200
More than 2,000
Who choreographed the famous ballet solo The Dying Swan?
Which of these ballets was based on a Russian folk tale?
Which of these ballets features a jealous cowgirl in love with a cattle wrangler?
George Balanchine once choreographed a ballet for what animals?
What famous ballet dancer oncce appeared on The Muppet Show and sang a duet with Miss Piggy?