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1945 Jul 01 / Stadium Concert / Allers

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  • Stadium-NY Philharmonic
"S" = Soloist
"A" = Assisting Artist
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  • Jul 1, 1945 / 8:30PM / Stadium Concert / Lewisohn Stadium / Manhattan, NY
Leonide Massine, Ballet Russe (2nd performance of Stadium Concert season)

Sylphides: choreography by M. Fokine
Dragon Fly: New choreography by Massine
Premiere Polka: New choreography by Massine
Le Beau Danube: choreography by Massine
Dancing Poodles: choreography by Massine
The Warrior: New choreography by Massine
Pavane: New choreography by Massine
Leningrad Symphony: New choreography by Massine (Peasant girl: Baronova; 2nd peasant girl: Istomina; Child: Lee; Young peasant: Eglevsky; 1st soldier: Massine; 2nd soldier: Lazowski). The theme of the action is based on the idea of brutality trying to overcome mankind by force. It fails and peaceful, idyllic life is restored.
Black Swan: choreography by M. Petipa
Gypsy Dance: New chroeography by Massine
Contredanses (Beethoven): listed in program as "Military; Chinese; Shepherdess; Rope dance". Assumed to be names of the dances, not the works. New choreography by Massine
Gopak: choreography by Y. Lazowski
Bluebird: choreography by M. Petipa
Glinka: New choreography by Massine.

"Les Sylphides" and "Le Spectre de la Rose" are presented by special permission of Vera Fokine.
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  • Leon Levy Foundation
Preferred Citation
Concert program, 1 Jul 1945, Program ID 10894, New York Philharmonic Shelby White & Leon Levy Digital Archives.