What are russes?

Some articles on russes:

Lydia Sokolova
... She joined Sergei Diaghilev's Ballets Russes in 1913 to become the company's first English ballerina ... After the Ballets Russes disbanded, Sokolova returned to England to teach, coach, work on choreography and occasionally perform ... work on her years with the Ballets Russes titled Dancing for Diaghilev (John Murray, London, 1960) ...
Ballets Russes And Descendants - Brief History
... The Ballets Russes was one of the most influential theatre companies of the 20th century, in part because of its ground-breaking artistic collaboration among ... The influence of the Ballets Russes lasts to this day ... acted as an "impresario" or organizer of the Ballets Russes, rather than a dancer or an artist ...
Picasso And The Ballets Russes
... Pablo Picasso's first collaboration with the Ballets Russes was Parade ... number of important relationships with figures associated with Serge Diaghilev's Ballets Russes ...
Ballets By Enrico Cecchetti - Teaching
... When Sergei Diaghilev wanted his company, the Ballets Russes, to tour, the dancers refused because they would miss their daily classes with Cecchetti ... for him by choreographers of the Ballets Russes ... Cecchetti's presence in Diaghilev's Ballets Russes was very important ...
Maria Kuznetsova - The Ballets Russes
... participated in, and helped to finance, the famed Les Saisons Russes of Sergei Diaghilev's Ballets Russes in London and Paris ... Vaslav Nijinsky's departure the previous year from the Ballets Russes ...