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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ballet

Ballet /ˈbæleɪ is a type of performance dance that originated in the Italian Renaissance courts of the 15th century and later developed into a concert dance  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_ballet

Ballet is a formalized form of dance with its origins in the Italian Renaissance courts of the 15th ... Ballet originated in the Renaissance court as an outgrowth of court pageantry in Italy, where aristocratic weddings were lavish celebrations.

www.pbt.org/learn-and-engage/resources-audience-members/ballet-101/brief-history-ballet

Ballet originated in the Italian Renaissance courts of the 15th century. Noblemen and women were treated to lavish events, especially wedding celebrations, ...

www.sasschoolofdance.com/history-ballet

King Louis XIVBallet was invented in 1459 in Italy for a royal wedding. At the banquet, the performers did dances representing the dishes being served.

www.atlantaballet.com/resources/brief-history-of-ballet

Ballet, as we know it today, began during the Renaissance around the year 1500 in Italy. In fact, the terms "ballet" and "ball" as in masked ball, come from the ...

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When you ask most people, Where did ballet begin? The usual reply is “France, of course!” However, that's not entirely true! Ballet actually first began in the ...

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Ballet is a formal dance technique combined with costumes, scenery, and music. At first its roll was a virtually component of the opera. In a time, it was formalized ...

www.worldatlas.com/articles/when-and-where-did-ballet-begin.html

Ballet is a type of dance that originated in Italy during the Renaissance of the 15th ... Beginning as a social dance for the courts, it did not have formal steps until ...

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ballet: Theatrical dance in which a formal academic dance technique—the ... Do Fossil Fuels Really Come from Fossils? ... Where Did the Moon Come From?