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133.7. LA PRÉDICTION



Music: By Igor Stravinsky (from Le Baiser de la Fée, 1928).

Choreography: By George Balanchine.

Production: Costumes by Christian Bérard.

Premiere: June 29, 1932, Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris. Conductor: Roger Désormière. (Earlier in the summer performed in Brussels, for which no program has been found.)

Cast: Alice Nikitina, Anatole Vilzak.

Note: A young man meets a fairy disguised as a fortune teller. She predicts a sad future. He tries to flee, but suddenly appearing as her true self, the fairy seduces the young man, who dies from her kiss.

See also: 133.1   133.10   *178   271   376  

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