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(costume maker - as Madame Karinska)
(costume execution - as Karinska)
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Did You Know?
"There is Shakespeare for literature and Madame Karinska for costumes." -- George Balanchine
Karinska followed the original Diaghilev Ballet Russe from Paris to Monte Carlo in order to be hired as their wardrobe mistress and costume designer. Arriving in Monte Carlo at the Opera House, Karinska entered the theatre, marched down the main aisle, introducing herself with the intent of becoming the company's wardrobe mistress. "Yes, I can sew!" In response to Diaghliev's question, she and ...