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Diaghilev"s Ballets Russes

Lynn Garafola

Diaghilev"s Ballets Russes

by Lynn Garafola

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York, Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diaghilev, Serge.,
  • Ballets Russes.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p491-502. - Includes index.

    StatementLynn Garafola.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii,524p.,(32)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages524
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22518558M
    ISBN 100195076044

    The Ballets Russes first landed in Paris in the summer of , led by their multifaceted impresario, Serge Diaghilev. Originally heir to a family fortune amassed from distilling vodka, the Diaghilevs’ lavish lifestyle caused them to go bankrupt when he was a teen, and it seems young Serge inherited his parents’ tendency to overspend; the Ballets Russes teetered on the edge Author: Alixandra Haywood. Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes, narrated by Tilda Swinton (, 60 min.) Narrated by Tilda Swinton, this film was made in conjunction with the exhibition Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes, – When Art Danced with impresario Serge Diaghilev was the creator and driving force of the Ballets Russes.

    Parade was Picasso’s first collaboration with the Ballets Russes and in a letter sent to a friend, Jean Cocteau the librettist said “Picasso amazes me every day, to live near him is a lesson in nobility and hard work” (Rothschild 49). Picasso’s studio in Rome had a little crate that held the model of "Parade" with its trees and houses, and on a table were the painted characters: the. The Ballets Russes was a ballet company established in by the Russian impresario Serge Diaghilev. Diaghilev had already enjoyed success in Paris in when he presented a season of Russian art, music, and opera. He was invited back the following year to give a programme of Russian opera and ballet. The company was initially in resident at the Théâtre Mogador and .

      The Diaghilevs made and lost their fortune in vodka distilleries. All the while, Scheijen writes, “they lived like kings.” Diaghilev founded the Ballets Russes in , and immediately it.   Sergei Diaghilev set early 20th-century Paris ablaze with his Ballets Russes – and his impact on the world of dance can still be felt today, writes Luke Jennings.


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Serge Diaghilev, original Russian in full Sergey Pavlovich Dyagilev, (born March 31 [Ma Old Style],Novgorod province, Russia—died AugVenice, Italy), Russian promoter of the arts who revitalized ballet by integrating the ideals of other art forms—music, painting, and drama—with those of the he lived in Paris.

The designs and colours used in Ballets Russes productions forged a new aesthetic in the 20th century. Knowledge of the company's revolutionary ballets filtered through to theatre, fashion and daily life, including interior design. Diaghilev's presentation of his homeland in particular created a notable strand of Russian style.

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Washington, DC—The Ballets Russes—the most innovative dance company of the 20th century—propelled the performing arts to new heights through groundbreaking collaborations between artists, composers, choreographers, dancers, and fashion designers, with such familiar names as Picasso, Stravinsky, Balanchine, Nijinsky, and Chanel, among many others.

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