Books Cléopâtre (ballet in one act)

Music by Anton Arensky, with additional music by Aleksandr Glazunov, Mikhail Glinka, Modest Mussorgsky, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Sergei Taneyev, Nikolai Tcherepnin; sets and costumes by Léon Bakst; choreography by Michel Fokine; premiere on 2 June 1909, Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris. [Cléopâtre was based on Fokine’s 1908 Une Nuit d’Egypte, which featured three of the Ballets Russes most famous dancers: Anna Pavlova, Ida Rubinstein, and Tamara Karsavina. The ballet was restaged in 1918 with sets by Robert Delaunay, costumes by Sonia Delaunay, and a new pas de deux by Léonide Massine.]

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Title
Cléopâtre (ballet in one act)
Contributor Names
Arensky, Anton (composer)
Glazunov, Aleksandr (composer)
Tcherepnin, Nikolai (composer)
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai (composer)
Glinka, Mikhail (composer)
Mussorgsky, Modest (composer)
Taneyev, Sergei (composer)
Bakst, Léon -- 1866-1924 (set_designer)
Bakst, Léon -- 1866-1924 (costume_designer)
Fokine, Michel (choreographer)
Created / Published
Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris, 2 June 1909.
Subject Headings
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-  Songs and Music
Genre
article
Online Format
online text
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Arensky, Anton, Aleksandr Glazunov, Nikolai Tcherepnin, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Mikhail Glinka, Modest Mussorgsky, Sergei Taneyev, Léon Bakst, Léon Bakst, and Michel Fokine. Cléopâtre Ballet in One Act. Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris, 2 June, 1909. Online Text. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200185191/. (Accessed December 09, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Arensky, A., Glazunov, A., Tcherepnin, N., Rimsky-Korsakov, N., Glinka, M., Mussorgsky, M. [...] Fokine, M. (1909) Cléopâtre Ballet in One Act. Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris, 2 June. [Online Text] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200185191/.

MLA citation style:

Arensky, Anton, et al. Cléopâtre Ballet in One Act. Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris, 2 June, 1909. Online Text. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200185191/>.