Le Bal

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Ballet in one act with choreography by Balanchine, music by Rieti, and designs by de Chirico. Premiered 7 May 1929 by the Ballets Russes de Diaghilev in Monte Carlo, with Danilova, Dolin, Doubrovska, Lifar, and Balanchine. A young officer woos a beautiful woman at a masked ball. It was reconstructed by Hodson for Rome Opera Ballet in 2005.

Subjects: Dance.

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