Saturday, June 8, 2013

Fokine, Mikhail

Mikhail Fokine(1880-1942), Russian choreographer and dancer, entered the St. Petersburg Imperial Ballet School, made his debut at the Imperial Mariinsky Theater in "Paquita", he became the teacher at the Ballet School. Fokine inspired to move beyond etertypical ballet traditions. He staged more than 70 ballets in Europe and US.
* The pictures of stamps are: Fokine, and Ballets-Scheherazade, The Firebird, Petrouchka

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