Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Exhibition on Failed Russian Ballet to Take Place in Moscow
22.05.2013 10:45
Exhibition on Failed Russian Ballet to Take Place in Moscow

On May 30 the Museum of Private Collections in Moscow will open the exhibition on the history of creation of the ballet The Sacred Spring and its premiere in Paris.

      
The premiere of The Sacred Spring based on music of the genius composer Igor Stravinsky and staged by the great dancer Vaslav Nijinsky and decorated by the illustrious artist Nicholas Roerich, which took place in Paris during Diaghilev’s seasons, turned an all-around failure.

      
It is a common story for many ground-breaking modernist works: one can even say that if the Parisian public had not hissed an opera or a ballet, the premiere took place in vain and it had no chances to go down in history of the 20th century art. Everything turned out very well for The Sacred Spring and now the history of preparing the scandalous premiere and further destiny of this symbolist ballet on pagan frenzy is told about at the exhibition. The Pushkin Museum has collected it from things from its own store rooms and other museums’ funds, including Roerich Museum and Bakhrushin Museum. The exhibition runs till July 28.




Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Exhibitions in Moscow Sergei Diaghilev Russian Ballet Igor Stravinsky  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Arkhip Kuindzhi Exhibition at the Tretyakov Gallery
09.10.2018
Jamiroquai to Give a Single Gig in Moscow
03.11.2018
Photo Exhibition The Power of Dreams. Pirelli Calendar 2019 in Moscow
15.02.2019
17th Moscow Tattoo Festival
11.04.2019
Emir Kusturica to Participate in Siberian Festival "Stars at Baikal"
19.07.2018







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Russian history  Russian Pop Music  Exhibitions in Moscow  Tuva  Russian tourism  Russian visa  Vladimir  Anna Chicherova  aircraft  St. Petersburg  Russian football team  health  Yanka Dyagileva  CSE  Festivals in Moscow  Armenia  Russian business  Fairytale Places of Moscow  Orlov Paleontology Museum  David Borovskii  Russian gas  Salvador Dali  Eccentricities  Russian opposition  Chastushka  fashion designer  Moscow  Gastronomic tourism  Moscow Theatres  Museums of Russia  Russian-Ukrainian relations  Bolshevik  Dinosaurus  Kamchatka  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Moscow hotels  Russian Architecture  European Parliament  Russian Cinema  International space station  Russian Literature  Monuments  animation  Exhibition Fairs  Russian books  Heroism   Ivan Vasiliev  pastila   Magnitsky Act  Fashion Futurum 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites