Ballet

Vaslav Nijinsky's The Rite of Spring & Michel Fokine's The Firebird, music by Stravinsky

Alexandra Iosifidi, Ekaterina Kondaurova... – Corps de Ballet of the Mariinsky Theater

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Cast

Alexei Ratmansky — Choreographer
Millicent Hodson — Stage director
Nicolas Roerich — Stage sets and costumes
Kenneth Archer — Reconstitution and supervision of stage sets and costumes
Alexandra Iosifidi — The Chosen One
Elena Bazhenova — The Old Woman
Vladimir Ponomaryov — The Wise Man
Michel Fokine — Choreographer, stage sets and costumes
Isabelle Fokine — Choreographic Reconstitution
Andris Liepa — Choreographic Reconstitution
Alexander Golovin — Stage sets and costumes
Léon Bakst — Stage sets and costumes
Anna Nezhny — Reconstitution and supervision of stage sets and costumes
Anatoly Nezhny — Reconstitution and supervision of stage sets and costumes

Program notes

In honor of the 1909 arrival of the Ballets Russes in Paris, Valery Gergiev leads the Mariinsky Theater Orchestra in a marvelous “Stravinsky night” at their home theater featuring the explosive cocktail of the composer's ballets The Rite of Spring and The Firebird.

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Directed by:
Denis Caïozzi
Venue: Mariinsky Theatre (St. Petersburg, Russia)
Production date: 2008
Recording date: 2008
Duration: 1 h 28 min
Production: © Bel Air Media, Arte France, Théâtre Mariinsky, NHK
Resolution: Full HD

Available until

Sunday, May 28, 2023