Posted 07 December 2002 - 07:28 PM
Balanchine must have seen it many times. Is his own Firebird, either the original or the modified version, thought to reflect in any degree his memories of Fokine's work?
Posted 07 December 2002 - 07:38 PM
I hope someone else can speak to the comparison. I haven't analyzed either ballet, so I can't compare.
Posted 07 December 2002 - 07:44 PM
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Posted 07 December 2002 - 11:09 PM
1960 - Colour
produced and directed by paul czinner. it has lac act 2, firebird and ondine.
firebird: fonteyn, ivan, michael somes; tsarevna, rosemary lindsay (who?!); kostchei, franklin white (likewise...).
this was originally a film (not video).
this firebird is fairly regularly trotted out by RB.
firebird, i believe, is also one of those fokine works which isabella fokine staged a production of...can look this up if you need me to...
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