Le Sacre du Printemps [The Rite of Spring] by Vaslav Nijinsky

Scope and Content

Programmes, reviews, and publicity materials related to the following reconstructions of the ballet: Joffrey Ballet New York 1987, San Francisco 1988, Chicago 2001, Groningen 2005; Paris Opera 1991; Teatro San Carlo Naples 1989; Finnish National Ballet 1994; Companhia Nacional de Bailado Lisbon 1994; Zurich Ballet 1995; Ballet of the Teatro Municipal Rio 1996; Rome Opera Ballet 2001; Kirov Ballet 2003; Birmingham Royal Ballet 2005; Hyogo Performing Arts Centre Kobe 2005.

Administrative / Biographical History

Le Sacre du Printemps [The Rite of Spring] was originally choreographed by Nijinsky in 1913 for Diaghilev's Ballets Russes with designs by Roerich and music by Stravinsky.