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Jaffe and Stretton, American Ballet Theatre
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Ruebsamen, James
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Rouben Ter-Arutunian (1920-1992) was a famous costume and scenic designer for ballet, modern dance, opera, theater and television. Ter-Arutunian is credited with designing costumes and/or sets, for 24 Broadway productions. He was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Costume Design twice, as well as being nominated for the Tony Award for Scenic Design three times.
Photograph shows the American Ballet Theatre in its Los Angeles premiere of Balanchine's "Ballet Imperial", with costumes by Rouben Ter-Arutuian. Pictured on the right are Susan Jaffe and Ross Stretton. Photograph dated March 3, 1988.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
Stretton, Ross
Jaffe, Susan,--1962-
American Ballet Theatre
Ballet imperial (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Ballet companies--United States
Ballet dancers--United States
Ballet--California--Los Angeles
Ballet--Costume--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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