George Balanchine, Ballet Master, by Richard Buckle in collaboration with John Taras
On the surface, the English dance critic Richard Buckle would seem eminently qualified to write a biography of George Balanchine, the greatest choreographer of the 20th century.
About the Author
Terry Teachout is COMMENTARY’s critic-at-large and the drama critic of the Wall Street Journal. Satchmo at the Waldorf, his first play, runs through November 4 at Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut.