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Maurice Béjart (1927–2007)

Maurice Béjart was born on January 1, 1927 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Maurice Jean Berger. He is known for his work on Je t'aime, tu danses (1977), Bhakti (1970) and Ballet for Life (1997). He died on November 22, 2007 in Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland. See full bio »

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 2009 Sylvie Guillem: On the Edge (Video documentary) (choreographer: extraits de spectacles "Boléro")
 2001 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet (Documentary) (choreographer: ballet "La IXème Symphonie")
 2000 Maurice Bejart's Nutcracker (TV Movie) (choreographer)
 1997 Ballet for Life (TV Movie) (choreographer) / (stage director)
 1993 Schnelle Füße, rascher Mut (TV Movie) (choreographer)
 1992 Babilée '91 (Documentary) (choreographer: ballet "Life")
 1990 À force de partir, je suis resté chez moi (TV Short) (choreographer)
 1981 Six personnages en quête d'un chanteur (TV Movie) (choreographer)
 1981 Les plaisirs de l'île enchantée (TV Movie) (choreographer) / (directed for stage)
 1981 Bolero (choreographer: "Boléro")
 1977 Je t'aime, tu danses (choreographer)
 1974 Per la dolce memoria di quel giorno (TV Movie) (choreographer)
 1973 Salomé (TV Movie) (choreographer)
 1970 Bhakti (choreographer)
 1964 La reine verte (TV Movie) (choreographer)
 1959 Symphonie pour un homme seul (Short) (choreographer)
 1959 Tour Eiffel idylle (Short) (choreographer)
 1952 The Firebird (choreographer) / (dancer)
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Other Works:

He performed in the ballet, "Choreographic Offering," "Les Fleurs Du Mal," "Firebird," "Bolero," "Bach Sonata," "Rite of Spring," "Nomos Alpha," "Serait-Ce La Mort?," "Actus Tragicus," "Scene D'Amour De 'Romeo Et Juliette,'" "The Jerk," and "Bhatki," in a Bejart and The Ballet of the Twentieth Century production at the London, ... See more »

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Trivia:

He choreographed a work to a soundtrack of rock group Queen's greatest hits; it is entitled "Ballet for Life". See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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