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85.2. THE CELEBRATED POPOFF'S PORCELAINS



Music: By Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky, arranged by Alexei Archangelsky.

Choreography: By G. Bulanchin [George Balanchine], maître de chorégraphie.

Production: Produced by Morris Gest. Scenes conceived and directed by Nikita Balieff. Scenery and costumes by S. Tchekhonin [Sergei Chekhonin].

Premiere: January 22, 1929, Balieff's Chauve-Souris (The Bat Theater of Moscow), Jolson's Theatre, New York. Conductor: S. Kogan. (Conceived, designed, set, and rehearsed in Paris, probably in Fall 1928.)

Cast: Dancers: Mmes Alexandrova, Guerman, Karabanova, Tarassova; Messrs Gorodetsky, Romoff, Tcherniavsky.

Note: Choreography credited to 'Mr. George Balanchine' in later programs. See 73, NOTE.

See also: 73   74   74.1   85.1   85.3  

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