George Balanchine's family

Elizabeth Kendall, author of Balanchine and the Lost Muse: Revolution and the Making of a Choreographer, looks into George Balanchine's family history, finding a volatile and occasionally privileged childhood.

Elizabeth Kendall is an Associate Professor of Literary Studies at the New School. The author of several books, she has also written for the New Yorker, Vogue, Ballet News, Dance Magazine, the New York Times, Elle, the New Republic and other journals.