Event Les Sylphides / Contes Russe / Les Cent Baisers / Prince Igor (Evening Performance)
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Venue His Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Umbrella Event Colonel W. de Basil's Monte Carlo Russian Ballet
First Date 9 December 1936
Opening Date 9 December 1936
Last Date 9 December 1936
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description "Les Sylphides" a romantic reverie in one act choreography by Michel Fokine; "Contes Russe" choreography by Leonide Massine; "Les Cent Baisers" libretto by Boris Kochno after the fairy tale by Hans Andersen, choreography by Bronislava Nijinska; "Prince Igor" Polovstien dancers from the opera "Prince Igor" choreography by Michel Fokine.
Overture: "Rosamunde" by Schubert
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Dance
Secondary Genre Ballet
Classical
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Ivan Clayton Assistant Conductor
Léon Woizikowsky Ballet Master/Mistress
Mikhail Fokine Choreographer
Leonide Massine Choreographer
Bronislava Nijinska Choreographer
Alexander Borodin Composer
Frederic Chopin Composer
Frederic d'Erlanger Composer
Anatoly Lyadov Composer
Jascha Horenstein Conductor
O Larose Costume Maker
Savva Andreieff Dancer
Helene Antonova Dancer
Thomas Armour Dancer
Valentine Baline Dancer
Birger Bartholin Dancer
Valentina Blinova Dancer
Irina Bondireva Dancer
Nathalie Branitzka Dancer
Mona Dimidova Dancer
Joseph Dolotine Dancer
Alexis Frank Dancer
Valentin Froman Dancer
Mary Garina Dancer
E Georgieva Dancer
Nina Golovina Dancer
Vanda Grossen Dancer
Roland Guerard Dancer
Jan Hoyer Dancer
Xenia Kalinovska Dancer
Marija Korjinska Dancer
Vera Lipska Dancer
Tatiana Mouravieva Dancer
Nina Natova Dancer
Helene Polouchina Dancer
Nina Raievska Dancer
Milos Ristic Dancer
Lelia Roussova Dancer
Vania Rykoff Dancer
Anna Severska Dancer
Valeri Shaevsky Dancer
Anna Skarpa Dancer
Thadee Slavinsky Dancer
Elisabeth Souvorova Dancer
Arnold Spirka Dancer
Tamara Tchinarova Dancer
Dmitri Tovaroff Dancer
Serge Unger Dancer
Olga Valevska Dancer
Irina Vassilieva Dancer
Serge Vladimiroff Dancer
Marjan Winter Dancer
Sonia Woizikowska Dancer
Léon Woizikowsky Dancer
Nina Youchkevitch Dancer
Jean Hugo Designer
Michel Larionoff Designer
Nicholas Roerich Designer
Jacques Lidji Director
Colonel W. de Basil General Director
Boris Kochno Librettist
Vittorio Rieti Orchestrator
Jan Hoyer Regisseur
Prince A Schervachidze Scenic Artist
Prince A Schervachidze Set Designer
Works
Data Source
Source Description
Cast List PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Event Identifier 69329