Ballet Shoes (TV serial)

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Ballet Shoes
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Genre Children's drama
Based on Ballet Shoes by Noel Streatfeild
Written by John Wiles
Directed by Timothy Combe
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of episodes 6
Producer(s) John McRae
Editor(s) Sheila S. Tomlinson
Running time 25 minutes
Production company(s) BBC
Original network BBC One
Original release 5 October (1975-10-05) – 9 November 1975 (1975-11-09)
Related shows Ballet Shoes (2007)

Ballet Shoes is British television adaptation of Noel Streatfeild's novel Ballet Shoes first broadcast on BBC One in 1975. Adapted by John Wiles and directed by Timothy Combe, the series was aired in six parts on Sunday evenings.[1] It was aired by PBS in the United States on 27 December 1976.


Ballet Shoes was awarded a BAFTA for Light Entertainment for producer John McRae in 1976. In 1977 Ballet Shoes was awarded an Emmy for Outstanding Children's Special.



  1. ^ "Ballet Shoes". Film and TV Database. British Film Institute. Retrieved 28 July 2013. 

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