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c. 600 BCE

Go to chōrus (‘dance’) in The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to Dionysus in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

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1581

Go to ballet de cour in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance (1 ed.)

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1653

Go to Louis XIV (1638–1715) in The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French (1 ed.)

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1661

Go to Louis XIV (1638–1715) in The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French (1 ed.)

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1681

Go to Lafontaine, Mlle de (1655) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1870

Go to Coppélia in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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c. 1873

Go to Degas, Edgar Hilaire Germain (19 July 1834) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1877

Go to Reisinger, Julius Wenzel (14 Dec. 1828) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1890

Go to Sleeping Beauty, The in The Oxford Companion to Music (1 rev ed.)

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1892

Go to Nutcracker, The in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1895

Go to Swan Lake in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1900
1905

Go to Mata Hari in A New Dictionary of Eponyms (1 ed.)

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1906

Go to Astaire, Fred (1899–1987) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1907

Go to Sylphides, Les in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Dying Swan, The in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1908

Go to Nijinska, Bronislava (8 Jan. 1891) in The Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre (1 ed.)

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1909

Go to Fokine, Michel (1880–1942) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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Go to Benois, Alexandre (4 May 1870) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Diaghilev, Serge (31 Mar. 1872) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Fokine, Mikhail (5 May 1880) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Bakst, Léon (1866) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1910

Go to Scheherazade in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Firebird in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1911

Go to Spectre de la rose, Le in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Petrushka in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Nijinsky, Vaslav (12 Mar. 1889) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1912

Go to Nijinsky, Vaslav (12 Mar. 1889) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Daphnis and Chloe in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Berlin Opera Ballet in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1913

Go to Rite of Spring, The in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Nijinsky, Vaslav (12 Mar. 1889) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to foxtrot in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1915

Go to Falla, Manuel de (1876) in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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1917

Go to Parade in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Three-Cornered Hat, The in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1919

Go to Boutique fantasque, La in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Milhaud, Darius (1892–1974) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1920
1922

Go to Charleston in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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1923

Go to Roussel, Albert (1869) in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (5 ed.)

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1924

Go to Train bleu, Le in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1926

Go to Labanotation in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Miraculous Mandarin, The in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1927

Go to Graham, Martha (1893–1991) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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Go to Duncan, Isadora (1877–1927) in A Dictionary of Sports Studies (1 ed.)

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1928

Go to Apollo in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Bolero in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Ulanova, Galina (8 Jan. 1910) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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c. 1930

Go to Astaire, Fred (1899–1987) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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Go to Berkeley, Busby (29 Nov. 1895) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1931

Go to Façade in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1932

Go to Ballets Russes de Monte Carlo, Les in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1933

Go to Flying Down To Rio in Encyclopedia of Popular Music (4 ed.)

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1934
1935

Go to Top Hat in Encyclopedia of Popular Music (4 ed.)

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Go to American Ballet, The in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Noguchi, Isamu (1904–88) in A Dictionary of Modern Design (1 ed.)

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Go to Kirov, Sergei Mironovich (28 Mar. 1886) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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1938

Go to Prokofiev, Sergei Sergeievich (1891–1953) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1940

Go to American Ballet Theatre in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to de Mille, Agnes (1905–93) in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance (1 ed.)

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1942

Go to Cage, John (5 Sept. 1912) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Rodeo in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1944

Go to Fancy Free in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to On the Town (1944) in The Oxford Companion to American Theatre (3 ed.)

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Go to Appalachian Spring in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1946

Go to Tallchief, Maria (24 Jan. 1925) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1948

Go to New York City Ballet in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Matsuyama Ballet in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1949

Go to Carmen in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1950
1951

Go to National Ballet of Canada in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1953

Go to Cunningham, Merce (16 Apr. 1919) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1954

Go to Taylor, Paul (29 Jul. 1930) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1955

Go to Benesh, Rudolf in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1956

Go to Robbins, Jerome (11 Oct. 1918) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Ulanova, Galina (8 Jan. 1910) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Spartacus in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1957

Go to Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal, Les in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1958

Go to Romeo and Juliet in The International Encyclopedia of Dance (1 ed.)

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1959

Go to Nederlands Dans Theater in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1960

Go to Ballet of the 20th Century in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1961

Go to Cranko, John (15 Aug. 1927) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Nureyev, Rudolf Hametovich (1939–1993) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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Go to Grand Ballet du Marquis de Cuevas in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1962

Go to Tetley, Glen (3 Feb. 1926) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Australian Ballet in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1963
1964

Go to Red Detachment of Women, The in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1965

Go to Joffrey, Robert (24 Dec. 1930) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1970
1971

Go to Dance Theatre of Harlem in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to hip-hop in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1973

Go to Tharp, Twyla (1 Jul. 1941) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1974

Go to Manon in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Baryshnikov, Mikhail Nikolaievich (1948– ) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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Go to Elite Syncopations in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1975

Go to Kylián, Jiří (21 Mar. 1947) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1976

Go to Baryshnikov, Mikhail Nikolaievich (1948– ) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1978
1980

Go to Morris, Mark (29 Aug. 1956) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1981

Go to Guillem, Sylvie (23 Feb. 1965) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1983

Go to Nureyev, Rudolf (17 Mar. 1938) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1984

Go to Forsythe, William (30 Dec. 1949) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1987

Go to Guillem, Sylvie (23 Feb. 1965) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1989

1990

Go to Martins, Peter (27 Oct. 1946) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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Go to Baryshnikov, Mikhail (27 Jan. 1948) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1992

Go to Dance Theatre of Harlem in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1994

Go to Riverdance in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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1995
1997

Go to Schaufuss, Peter (26 Apr. 1949) in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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