Diaghilev

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Ballets By Vaslav Nijinsky - Biography - 1909 Opening Season
... During the winter of 1908/9, Diaghilev started planning for the 1909 Paris tour of opera and ballet ... Une Nuit d'Egypte for a further ballet, but although Diaghilev accepted the idea of an Egyptian theme, he required a comprehensive rewrite involving new music, to create a new ... Diaghilev departed for Paris in early 1909 to make arrangements, which were immediately complicated on the day of his return, 22 February 1909, by the ...
Ballets By Boris Kochno
... In 1920 he became Sergei Diaghilev's secretary, librettist, and eventually main collaborator ... Upon Diaghilev's death, Kochno and Serge Lifar tried but failed to hold the Ballets Russes together ... The two inherited part of Diaghilev's archives and collections, which Kochno completed and part of which was acquired by the Bibliothèque nationale de France ...
Monaco–Russia Relations - Russian Federation Relations - Cultural Relations
... Between 1911 and 1929 Sergei Diaghilev's Ballets Russes was staged in Monaco. 2009/2010, the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra will stage concerts marking the works of Diaghilev, which include performances of Petrushka, Le sacre du ... The Louis Notari Library will also have an exhibition on Diaghilev and his troupe ...
Ballets By Maurice Ravel - Biography - 1920s
... Around 1920, Diaghilev commissioned Ravel to write La valse (The Waltz), originally named Wien (Vienna), which was to be used for a projected ballet ... However, it was rejected by Diaghilev as “not a ballet ... concert work and when the two men met again in 1925, Ravel refused to shake Diaghilev's hand ...
Sophie Fedorova
... She danced with the Diaghilev Ballet from its beginning in 1909, dancing major roles throughout the entire history of the Diaghilev Ballet ... continued to dance with the Bolshoi until 1917, dancing also with Diaghilev's and Anna Pavlova's companies ... Her last performance was with the Diaghilev Ballet in 1928 ...