Comte Étienne de Beaumont


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(b 8 Mar. 1883; d 1956)

French designer and ballet patron. In 1924, in conjunction with Cocteau and Massine, he organized the Soirées de Paris at the Théâtre de la Cigale, which presented the first performances of many works by Massine, including Salade, Mercure, and Le Beau Danube.

Subjects: Dance.

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