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1945 Jun 30 / Stadium Concert / Allers

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  • Stadium-NY Philharmonic
"S" = Soloist
"A" = Assisting Artist
Dates / Event Types / Venues
  • Jun 30, 1945 / 8:30PM / Stadium Concert / Lewisohn Stadium / Manhattan, NY
Fortune Gallo presents "Leonide Massine's Ballet Russe Highlights"
Many names of works unknown (only name of dance listed in program), chroeography was as follows:

Nutcracker: choreography by M. Petipa
Brahms: listed in program as "Bohemian dance", new choreography by Massine
Bach: new choreography by Massine
Beethoven: Contredanses listed in program as "Military; Chinese; Shepherdess; Rope dance". Assumed to be names of the dances, not the works. New choreography by Massine
Rachmaninoff: New choreography by Massine.
Glinka (Premiere Polka, Polish Festival): New choreography by Massine
Le Coq: listed in program as "Procession".
Weber: Ballet. Choreography by M. Fokine.
Nabokoff: Ballet. Choreography by Massine
Bumble Bee: New Choreography by Massine
Gliere: listed in program as "Russian Dance", New choreography by Massine.
Bluebird: Choreography by M. Petipa
Shostakovich: New Choreography by Massine (from review: "A heavey-handed comedy item")
Capriccio-Espagnole: Choreography by Massine. Alborada: orchestra; Scena e Canto Gitano: Baronova and Massine; Fandango Asturiano: all dancers.
Project Funder
  • Leon Levy Foundation
Preferred Citation
Concert program, 30 Jun 1945, Program ID 10878, New York Philharmonic Shelby White & Leon Levy Digital Archives.