Redbookish Posted November 12, 2010 Report Share Posted November 12, 2010 BEHIND THE SCENES AT THE BALLETS RUSSES A Study Day in conjunction with the exhibition Diaghilev and the Golden Age of the Ballets Russes 1909-1929 At the Victoria & Albert Museum, London Saturday 4 December 2010, in the Lecture Theatre, 10.30-17.00 Programme 10.30 Introduction and welcome Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes Geoffrey Marsh (Director of Theatre & Performance, V&A, Co-curator Diaghilev and the Golden Age of the Ballets Russes 1909-1929) Coffee The Choreography of Fokine, Njinsky and Nijinska Professor Claudia Jeschke (University of Salzburg) Igor Stravinskys The Firebird and music for the Ballets Russes Gavin Plumley (writer, lecturer and broadcaster) Discussion Lunch Break In Studio and workshop: the making of Ballets Russes productions Jane Pritchard (Curator of Dance, V&A, Co-curator Diaghilev and the Golden Age of the Ballets Russes 1909-1929 ) Modernism on Stage: Natalia Goncharova and the Rigid Costume Dr. Anthony Parton (Durham University, Author of Goncharova: The Art and Design of Natalia Goncharova 2010) Tea Léon Bakst, Fashion and Orientalism Clare Rose 16.20 Back on the Stage: the conservation and mounting of a Ballets Russes collection Susanna Hunter and Sam Gatley (Textiles Conservation V&A) End Cost £46, £37 concessions including members of the Society for Dance Research and the Society for Theatre Research and £5 for students . To book call 0207 942 2211 or visit www.vam.ac.uk/tickets and quote Society of Dance Research or Society of Theatre Research to qualify for the concession. Quote Link to comment
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