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May 29, 1913: Premiere of "Le sacre du printemps"

The riot turned the work into a symbol of all that modernist art was supposed to be: a break with tradition and a thumb in the eye of bourgeois taste.

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News & Photography & All That Jazz

Bumping into the insurance ballet Friday auntie Meg ~ 

what a blessing to have service disruption on the mbta ~ i though i had to miss the friday class to see the insurance aunt on the friday class this time – but i was running out the back bay – meg just opened the door to come in – what a surprise ~ on the same train . 6 more words


Stage Door Dance Recital

Yesterday, was my daughters first dance recital with Stage Door Dance Studio, PA. She did amazing and all the dancers in the show did great, but I am still heavily bothered by the show. 169 more words


Death Goes Dancing (2014) by Mabel Esther Allan

Source: Review Copy (GreyLadies)

Quite an unusual book for review today as Death Goes Dancing (2014) was written in the 1950s but was never published at the time because the publisher it went to stopped publishing fiction. 1,203 more words

In The Dock

About Town: The Royal Winnipeg Ballet's On the Edge

I was lucky enough to be able to attend the Royal Winnipeg Ballet Professional Division’s performance, On the Edge. One of my best friends was photographing for the dress rehearsal, but wasn’t able to attend the performance, so she was absolutely amazing and gave the tickets to me! 339 more words


May 29, 1913: Ill-Mannered Factions? In Paris?

On the evening of May 29, 1913, the Theatre des Champs-Elysees, the newest venue in Paris, open for just over a month, was packed.  According to a newspaper report: “Never. 385 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

Swan Lake

Roxane Stojanov and Florent Melac, “Swan Lake” “Le “Lac des Cygnes” (rehearsal) choreography by Marius Petipa, Le Ballet de l’Opéra National de Paris, Gala d’Etoiles, Casino Barrière Enghien-Les-Bains (May 2016) Source and more info at: Photographer Isabelle Aubert on Twitter Photographer Isabelle Aubert on Facebook Photographer Isabelle Aubert on Instagram…

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