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Title
Unidentified dancers, Bolshoi Ballet
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1987
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
Bolshoi Ballet is part of the Bolshoi Theater, which also includes Russia's premier opera company. Bolshoi Ballet is one of the principal ballet companies of Russia and amongst the oldest and greatest ballet companies of the world, having begun as a dancing school for the Moscow Orphanage in 1773.
Photograph shows two dancers of the Bolshoi Ballet in costume, during its final U.S. performance at the Music Center. Unfortunately, neither dancer has been identified, and the performance is unknown. Photograph dated August 1987.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00087001
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b079_f8_i19
CARL0004796765
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/26456
Subject
Bol'shoi? teatr SSSR.--Balet
Ballet dancers--Russia
Ballet--California--Los Angeles
Ballet companies--Russia
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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