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Travel Tip: Dance in England
Diaghilev and the Golden Age of the Ballets Russes, 1909-1929



Costume for the Chinese Conjuror from <EM>Parade</EM>Designed by Pablo Picasso, 1917Museum no. S.84&amp;A-1985
Costume for the Chinese Conjuror from Parade
Designed by Pablo Picasso, 1917
Museum no. S.84&A-1985
Diaghilev and the Golden Age of the Ballets Russes, 1909-1929
ENGLAND
LONDON  •  Victoria & Albert Museum  •  Ongoing
 
Inspired by the Parisian cultural scene in 1909, Russian founder Serge de Diaghilev conceived of performance as a grand theatrical venture involving innovative dancers, choreographers, composers, and set snd costume designers.

This show reveals Diaghilev's enduring  influence on 20th-century art, design and fashion and includes more than 300 objects including giant theatre cloths, original costumes, set designs, props and posters by artists and designers including Léon Bakst, Georges Braque and Natalia Goncharova.

Victoria & Albert Museum Website


Contact: Victoria & Albert Museum
South Kensington, Cromwell Road,
London, United Kingdom
Tel: (44) 020 7942 20 00

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