Person    | Male  Born 9/8/1896  Died 1979

Leonide Massine

Categories: Dance

Countries: Russia

Born Moscow. Ballet dancer and choreographer. Principle choreographer of Diaghilev's Ballet Russes.
Appeared in films The Red Shoes (1948) and The Tales of Hoffman (1952). Died in Cologne.

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Leonide Massine

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Picasso

Picasso worked here for 2 months in the studio of the Diaghilev's set-painter...

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Bolshoi Ballet

Bolshoi Ballet

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Group, Dance, Theatre, Russia

1 memorial
Fred Astaire

Fred Astaire

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Person, Cinema, Dance, Music / songs, Seriously Famous, USA

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Darcey Bussell

Darcey Bussell

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Person, Dance, Seriously Famous, Australia

2 memorials
Tamara Karsavina

Tamara Karsavina

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Person, Dance, Russia

1 memorial
Sir Anton Dolin

Sir Anton Dolin

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Person, Dance, France

1 memorial