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Alexandra Danilova

A. E. Twysden

Alexandra Danilova

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Published by C. W. Beaumont in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Danilova, Alexandra, 1907-

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. E. Twysden.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1785.D24 T9
    The Physical Object
    Pagination175 p.
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL188941M
    LC Control Numbera 46000295

    Seven years older than Markova, Alexandra Danilova was both Balanchine’s lover and a protective big sister to the timid dancer when they met. Two of the greatest ballerinas of their generation, the pair would be one another’s confidante, playmate, teacher and supporter for seven decades. The Turning Point


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Danilova has a critical eye and excellent memory; her comments on her personal and working relationships with Diaghilev, Balanchine, Massine, et al. are analytical, informative, and rarely gossipy. In the final chapter she discusses the teaching methods she uses at the School of American Ballet.5/5(6).

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Alexandra Danilova, Russian in full Aleksandra Dionisyevna Danilova, (born NovemPeterhof, Russia—died JNew York, New York, U.S.), prima ballerina who brought to American ballet the training and traditions of both the classical Russian and the modern Diaghilev g: book.

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Alexandra Danilova was especially noted for her interpretation of the renowned Sugar Plum Fairy variation from The recording was made at Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival in Pictured: Danilova in a studio shot capturing the glamour and dramatic charisma that made her a beloved star with the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo.(Photograph by Constantine.

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Through years of research, the author has traced the interplay between fashion, social trends, and the development of dance. Alexandra Danilova was THE “Swanilda” of her day, so when Balanchine wanted to stage his version for the NYCB, he brought her in to teach the pantomime and all of her role.

Gelsey Kirkland and I were to be the original leads and she taught us all the pantomime before we both (foolishly) left the company; before the premiere. Alexandra Danilova as the street dancer in Le beau Danube Additional title: Alexandra Danilova collection Names Iacovleff, Alexandre, (Artist) Collection.

Prints depicting dance. Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs. Dates / Origin Date Issued: - (Approximate) Library locations Jerome Robbins Dance Division Shelf locator. Alexandra Danilova and Leonide Massine in 'La Boutique Fantasque', Whilst with the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, Danilova and dancer Frederic Franklin joined forces to create one of the most beloved dance partnerships of the twentieth century.

Danilova had a sparkling personality and a vivacity that audiences adored. Moviegoers who attend ''Reflections of a Dancer: Alexandra Danilova, Prima Ballerina Assoluta'' should take careful note of how Miss Danilova fusses over every last detail of the little rehearsal. Alexandra Danilova, a famed ballerina in Europe and America and one of the last survivors of the Imperial Russian Ballet in St.

Petersburg before the revolution, has died in New : KENNETH REICH. At Alfred A. Knopf, Robert Gottlieb recruited me to collaborate with a much beloved ballerina on her book, Choura: The Memoirs of Alexandra Danilova, which in won the De La Torre Bueno Award for best dance book of the year.

Two years later, in his new role as editor of The New Yorker, he hired me as a staff writer; over the next six years. Click to read more about Choura: The Memoirs of Alexandra Danilova by Alexandra Danilova.

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Anti-Shows: APTART –84 Exhibition Histories Series. Anti-Shows: APTART – View table of contents > With main essays by Margarita Tupitsyn and Victor Tupitsyn, additional texts by Alexandra Danilova and Elena Kuprina-Lyakhovich, Richard Goldstein, Sven Gundlakh, Ilya Kabakov and Valerie Smith, an introduction by David Morris and interviews with participating.

Alexandra Danilova (Association Copy: Ruth Dunn, wife of Henry Dunn, head of American Guild of Variety Artists) Twysden, A.

Book Description: Kamin Dance Publishers, New York, Blue Cloth, no dust jacket. 8vo. 48 photographs mostly of Danilova. Appenices Danilova and the Critics. Index. Get the best deals on Classical, Opera & Ballet Programs when you shop the largest online selection at Free shipping on many items Alexandra Danilova Program + Stagebill.

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Alexandra Danilova () Alexandra Danilova was born in Peterhof in She trained with the Imperial School in St. Petersburg and upon her graduation she entered the corps de ballet of the Soviet State Ballet at the Maryinsky Theatre. Danilova left Russia with the Soviet State Dancers, a company formed by Vladimir Dimitriev.

The company performed in Berlin. MLA Format. Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. "New York City Ballet rehearsal of "Chopiniana", with George Balanchine, Kay Mazzo and Peter Martins, staged by Alexandra Danilova after Michel Fokine (New York)" The New York Public Library Digital CollectionsAlexandra Danilova: Live from Lincoln Center.

Alexandra Danilova was born on Novem in Peterhoff, Russia. She is known for her work on Live from Lincoln Center (), The Turning Point () and Spanish Fiesta (). She was married to Kazimir Kokich and Giuseppe Massera. She died on J in New York City, New York, tion: Actress, Miscellaneous Crew.