Le Dieu et la bayadère

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Ballet divertissement from Auber's opera, based on Goethe's ballad Der Gott und die Bajadere with choreography by F. Taglioni. Premiered 13 Oct. 1830 at the Paris Opera with M. Taglioni. The role of Zoloé the bayadère was one of M. Taglioni's most successful creations, and the story is similar to that of Petipa's La Bayadère (St Petersburg, 1877).

Subjects: Dance.

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