Collection Items

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    Jeux (poem dansé) Article. Music by Claude Debussy; sets and costumes by Léon Bakst; choreography by Vaslav Nijinsky; premiere on 15 May 1913, Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris, the work was performed fewer than ten times.
    • Contributor: Debussy, Claude - Bakst, Léon - Nijinsky, Vaslav
    • Date: 1913-05-15
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    Le Sacre du Printemps (ballet in 2 acts) Article. Music by Igor Stravinsky; libretto by Igor Stravinsky and Nikolai Roerich; sets and costumes by Nikolai Roerich; choreography by Vaslav Nijinsky; premiere on 29 May 1913, Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris. [The ballet was restaged with choreography by Léonide Massine in 1920.]
    • Contributor: Stravinsky, Igor - Roerich, Nikolai - Nijinsky, Vaslav
    • Date: 1913-05-29
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    Khovanschina (opera) Article. Music by Modest Mussorgsky, completed and orchestrated by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, with some music orchestrated by Maurice Ravel and Igor Stravinsky; libretto by Modest Mussorgsky and Vladimir Stasov; sets and costumes by Fedor Fedorovsky; choreography by Adolph Bolm; stage direction by Alexander Sanin; premiere on 5 June 1913, Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris. [The opera premiered in 1886 in Saint Petersburg.]
    • Contributor: Mussorgsky, Modest - Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai - Ravel, Maurice - Stravinsky, Igor - Stasov, Vladimir - Fedorovsky, Fedor - Bolm, Adolph - Sanin, Alexander
    • Date: 1913-06-05
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    La Tragédie de Salomé (ballet) Article. Music by Florent Schmitt; sets and costumes by Serge Soudeikine; choreography by Boris Romanov; premiere on 12 June 1913, Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris.
    • Contributor: Schmitt, Florent - Soudeikine, Serge - Romanov, Boris
    • Date: 1913-06-12
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    Le Train Bleu (ballet in 1 act) Article. Music by Darius Milhaud; libretto by Jean Cocteau; sets by Henri Laurens; costumes by Gabrielle (“Coco”) Chanel; curtain by Pablo Picasso; choreography by Bronislava Nijinska; premiere on 20 June 1924, Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris.
    • Contributor: Milhaud, Darius - Cocteau, Jean - Laurens, Henri - Chanel, Gabrielle [Coco] - Picasso, Pablo - Nijinska, Bronislava
    • Date: 1924-06-20