Article Le Rossignol (opera)

Music by Igor Stravinsky; libretto by Igor Stravinsky and Stepan Mitusov, after Hans Christian Andersen; sets and costumes by Alexandre Benois; choreography by Boris Romanov; stage direction by Alexandre Benois and Alexander Sanin; premiere on 26 May 1914, Théâtre National de l’Opéra, Paris. [In 1914, Diaghilev produced a one-act ballet adapted from the opera with sets, costumes, and curtain by Henri Matisse and choreography by Léonide Massine. It was restaged in 1925 with choreography by George Balanchine.]

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Title
Le Rossignol (opera)
Contributor Names
Stravinsky, Igor -- 1882-1971 (composer)
Stravinsky, Igor -- 1882-1971 (librettist)
Mitusov, Stepan (librettist)
Benois, Alexandre (set_designer)
Benois, Alexandre (costume_designer)
Romanov, Boris (choreographer)
Sanin, Alexander (director)
Benois, Alexandre (director)
Created / Published
Théâtre National de l’Opéra, Paris, 26 May 1914.
Subject Headings
-  Articles
-  Songs and Music
Online Format
online text
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Stravinsky, Igor, Igor Stravinsky, Stepan Mitusov, Alexandre Benois, Alexandre Benois, Boris Romanov, Alexander Sanin, and Alexandre Benois. LeRossignol opera. Théâtre National de l'Opéra, Paris, 26 May, 1914. Online Text. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200185217/. (Accessed November 20, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Stravinsky, I., Stravinsky, I., Mitusov, S., Benois, A., Benois, A., Romanov, B. [...] Benois, A. (1914) LeRossignol opera. Théâtre National de l'Opéra, Paris, 26 May. [Online Text] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200185217/.

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Stravinsky, Igor, et al. LeRossignol opera. Théâtre National de l'Opéra, Paris, 26 May, 1914. Online Text. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200185217/>.