Ballet Russe

Collection by James Douglas • Last updated 7 weeks ago

James Douglas
privatecabinetstuff: “Leonide Massine, Ballets Russes dancer and choreographer. Photograph from 1916 ” Massine succeeded Nijinsky in the affections of the Ballet Russes impresario, Diaghilev.

Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes in America | New-York Historical Society

Diaghilev's Ballets Russes toured the United States in 1916 and 1917 performing their iconic ballets, documented in souvenir programs.

Mikhail and Vera Fokine in the ballet Carnival (music Robert Schumann), Mikhail Pavlovich, Harlequin and Columbine. Sketches, Art Inspo, Drawings, Dance Art, Painting, Illustration Art, Art, Art Reference, Beautiful Art

Mikhail Bobyshov. Mikhail Fokin and Vera Fokina in the ballet "Carnival", 1916

Vaslav Nijinsky in Micheal Fokine’s Spectre de la Rose, Ballet Russe

Carla Fracci & Paolo Bortoluzzi in Mikhail Fokine’s Le Spectre de la Rose ….

Michael Fokine's 1911 ballet Le Spectre de la Rose tells the story of a young woman who returns from a ball and brings home a rose. She falls asleep in a chair and dreams of dancing with the spirit of the rose until the spirit disappears with a spectacular leap through the window and she…

1918 Costume designed for the Ballet Russes production of Cléopâtre, by Sonia Delaunay via LACMA.doesn't look like Sonia Delaunay's usual stuff. just a bit grotesque.

Ivy Abroad

So it’s no spoiler by now to say that Ivy ends up having to go to Egypt with Alexia, in Timeless. I thought you might like to see some of the inspirational costume pieces behind some of her (and Tunstell’s) travel and stage outfits . . . Ballets Russes Cléopâtre costume ca. 1918 via The […]

Tamara Karsavina.Тамара Карсавина Vintage Photos Women, Vintage Images, Erik Satie, Vintage Ballet, Jean Cocteau, Russian Ballet, Dark Photography, Human Anatomy, Black Swan

Tamara Karsavina.Тамара Карсавина

1910 Russian ballet dancer Tamara Karsavina in Igor Stravinsky's 'The Firebird'. The premiere of this famous ballet took place in Paris in

Ballets Russes

On the evening of May 29, 1913 the Parisian upper class gathered at the Theatre des Champs-Elysees for the premiere of Le Sacre du Printemps (The Rites of Spring) performed by Diaghilev’s Ballets R…

Giclee Print: Serge Diaghilev and Léonide Massine, C.

Giclee Print: Serge Diaghilev and Léonide Massine, C. 1925 : 16x12in

size: 16x12in Giclee Print: Serge Diaghilev and Léonide Massine, C. 1925 :

Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati, the man of the beatitudes, was a model of true freedom.


Stravinsky, Diaghilev, Bakst and Nijinsky in Paris

Newspaper ad for Anna Pavlova and the Ballet Russe, on page 11 of the January 1921 Duluth Herald.

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Парящий ангел, больной ангел. Вацлав Нижинский

18+ Быстрые тройки, вспенивая рыхлый снег, мчались по улицам Киева. Веселыми масленичными гуляньями город провожал зиму. Среди тех, кого закружила масленица, была и труппа провинциальных артистов, где служили польские танцовщики – муж и жена Томаш и Элеонора Нижинские. В один из вечеров Томаш, не спешивший домой к беременной жене и двухлетнему сыну, развлекался в […]

Alexandra Danilova and Serge Lifar in Apollon Musagète Photograph (unknown photographer) Library of Congress, Music Division, Washington, D. Apollon Musagète (Apollo, Leader of the.

Fusing Dance, Music, and Design: Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes

The Ballets Russes revolutionized early 20th-century arts through dazzling performances that brought together an astonishing range of composers, choreographers, designers, and performers.