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Labyrinth


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Ballet in one act with choreography by Massine, music by Schubert, and libretto and design by Dalí. Premiered 8 Oct. 1941 by Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo at Metropolitan Opera House, New York, with Eglevsky, Toumanova, and Franklin. This setting of Schubert's 7th Symphony portrays classicism as the thread of Ariadne, leading art through the confusing labyrinth of romanticism.

Subjects: Dance.


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