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Ballets Russes

On the evening of May 29, 1913 the Parisian upper class gathered at the Theatre des Champs-Elysees for the premiere of Le Sacre du Printemps (The Rites of Spring) performed by Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes. The anticipation was sparked by “advance publicity … Continue reading

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