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Diaghilev and the Ballet Russes

Diaghilev & the Ballets Russes

Sergei Diaghilev (1872 - 1929), was a Russian ballet impresario and founder of the revolutionary Ballets Russes dance company. The work of the Ballet Russes influenced 20th-century art, theatre, fashion and interior design. In 2010, the V&A hosted the major exhibition ‘Diaghilev and the Golden Age of the Ballet Russes, 1909 - 1929’.

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Diaghilev and the Golden Age of the Ballets Russes 1909 - 1929 (Paperback)

Diaghilev and the Golden Age of the Ballets Russes 1909 - 1929 (Paperback)

‘A sumptuous illustrated catalog.’ Suzy Menkes, International Herald Tribune Serge Diaghilev (1872–1929) was an extraordinarily gif…

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Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

14 March – 2 August 2015. Celebrating the extraordinary creative talent of one of the most innovative designers of recent times, Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty is the first and largest retrospective of McQueen's work to be presented in Europe.

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Event - Art and Existence: 100 Years of Black Entertainment Culture in Britain 1900-2000

Thu 23 July 2015 14:30–16:00

TALK: Join Leon Robinson, filmmaker, archivist and Founder of Positive Steps Archives, for a fascinating journey of black entertainment history.

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