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Joan of Arc


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Ballet in three acts with choreography by Bourmeister, libretto by V. Pletneva, music by N. Peiko, and designs by V. Ryndin. Premiered 29 Dec. 1957 by the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Music Theatre in Moscow with Bovt and Kuzmin. The ballet tells the story of Joan of Arc. Other choreographers who have based ballets on her life include S. Viganò (Milan, 1821) and Martha Graham (Seraphic Dialogue, New York, 1955).

Subjects: Dance.


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