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... dominated the headlines in 1913, is discussed. Vaslav Nijinsky choreographed the performance, which resulted in demonstrations and counter-demonstrations. ...
... ," after the earlier production failed. The reason for the remake lies in the fact that choreographer Nijinsky deserves his due. ... The Joffrey Ballet and Kenneth Archer recreated the 1913 production of :Le Sacre du printemps ...
Secret Rite
BBC Music Magazine (1996) Vol. 4, No. 5, pp. 38-40
... the ballets composer, Igor Stravinsky; (3) choreographer Mijail Fokine; (4) dancer Tamara Karsavina ... ; (5) dancer Vaslav Nijinski; and (6) various designers and artists. ...
... and his musical relationship with Stravinsky. Discusses Nijinsky's choreography of the ballet and ...
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Late-romantic symphonic poem

Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune (L. 86), known in English as Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, is a symphonic poem for orchestra by Claude Debussy, approximately 10 minutes in duration. It was first performed in Paris on December ...

Vesna svyashchennaya [Le Sacre du printemps]
20th century ballet

The Rite of Spring (French: Le Sacre du printemps; Russian: Весна священная, Vesna svyashchennaya, "sacred spring") is a ballet and orchestral concert work by the Russian composer Igor Stravinsky. It was written for the 1913 Paris season of Sergei Diaghilev's ...

Petrushka
20th century ballet

Petrushka (French: Pétrouchka; Russian: Петрушка) is a ballet burlesque in four scenes. It was composed in 1910–11 and revised in 1947. Igor Stravinsky composed the music, and, with Alexandre Benois, fashioned the libretto. Michel Fokine choreographed the ballet; Benois designed ...

... commissioned by Sergei Diaghilev for his Ballets Russes and was to be choreographed by the legendary Vaslav ...