Educational Materials

Study Guides

Pinocchio Study Guide
Includes a synopsis of the ballet, information about the artists, questions to guide student discussion, and resources for further information. (1.2 MB)

The Sleeping Beauty Study Guide
Includes a synopsis of the ballet, information about the artists, questions to guide student discussion, and resources for further information. (1.7 MB)

Hansel & Gretel Study Guide
Includes a synopsis of the ballet, information about the artists, questions to guide student discussion, and resources for further information. (1213 KB)

Roméo et Juliette Study Guide
Includes a synopsis of the ballet, information about the artists, questions to guide student discussion, and resources for further information. (815 KB)

Don Quixote Study Guide
Includes a synopsis of the ballet, information about the artists, questions to guide student discussion, and resources for further information. (809 KB)

Cinderella Curriculum Guide
Includes a synopsis of the ballet, information about the artists, questions to guide student discussion, and resources for further information. (5 MB)

Movement Activities
For use by classroom teachers with their students (650 KB)

Vocabulary Activity
Introduction to vocabulary used to describe movements and shapes (3 MB)

Newspapers in Education

PNB has partnered with The Seattle Times Newspapers in Education program to create a series on Cinderella, now available online here.
•  Cinderella Feature 1: What is ballet, plus the story of Cinderella
•  Cinderella Feature 2: PNB's Cinderella—An interview with Kent Stowell and Francia Russell
•  Cinderella Feature 3: Jobs at the ballet

Materials are provided in Adobe PDF format, which requires Adobe Acrobat Reader to view. For more information, or to request printed copies of PNB Study Guides (available free of charge), contact Kayti Bouljon at 206.441.2432 or kayti@pnb.org.

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Ameriprise Financial, Bellevue Arts Commission, Creag Foundation, Group Health, Harvest Foundation, William Randolph Hearst Foundation, Byron and Alice Lockwood Foundation, D.V. and Ida J. McEachern Charitable Trust, PONCHO, Puget Sound Energy Foundation, Safeco Insurance Foundation, Union Bank Foundation, Washington State Arts Commission, Peg and Rick Young Foundation, and generous individuals

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