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date: 18 November 2019


The Oxford Dictionary of Dance

Debra Craine,

Judith Mackrell

Ballet in one act with choreography by Nijinska, music by Ravel, and designs by Benois. Premiered 22 Nov. 1928 for the Ida Rubinstein Ballet at the Paris Opera, with Rubinstein, Vilzak. A gypsy dancing on a table in a Spanish tavern entices the onlookers. Several other versions have subsequently been choreographed, including J. Inger's (... ...

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