He performed in the ballet, "Les Sylphides," "Petrouchka," and "Le Tricorne," in a Ballets Russes Du Col. W. De Basil at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Irina Baronova, Andre Eglevsky, Tatiana Riabouchinska, Nathalie Branitska, Nina Tarakanova, Alexandra Danilova, and Tamara Toumanova in the cast. ...
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Leonide Massine | Masine & Nikitina
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He was once considered the greatest choreographer of the twentieth century. His fame was eventually eclipsed in the United States by that of George Balanchine. Some of Massine's best work, however, has lately enjoyed a revival; recently, the Paris Ballet staged a production of Manuel de Falla's "The Three-Cornered Hat (El Sombrero de Tres Picos)", with Massine's original 1919 choreography and ...