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Promotional material for Ballets Russes (Diaghilev), American tour

Collection Data

Promotional brochures for the 1915-1916 premier tour of the United States by "Serge de Diaghileff's Ballets Russes", which included six weeks in New York City and the principal cities of the eastern and midwestern states. Includes several versions of informational articles published by the Metropolitan Opera Company and reprints of feature articles published in The New York Evening Post, Vogue, and Current Opinion.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) (Presenter)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1915 - 1916
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZB-Res. (Ballets Russes (Diaghilev), Programs, American tour, 1915-1917, folder III)
Ballet -- United States -- 1911-1920
Ballets russes
Diaghilev, Serge, 1872-1929
Bakst, Léon, 1866-1924
Funding: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Creation/production credits: By special arrangement with the Metropolitan Opera Company--Printed on brochures.
Content: Programs
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Physical Description
Extent: 6 brochures : black and white, some color ; 25 cm. or smaller
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14525963
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ec8b6840-c618-012f-2875-58d385a7bc34
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