Tamara Karsavina (10 March 1885 – 26 May 1978) was a famous Russian ballerina, renowned for her beauty, who was most noted as a Principal Artist of the Imperial Russian Ballet and later the Ballets Russes of Serge Diaghilev.
The Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet is a school of classical ballet in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Established in 1738 during the reign of Empress Anna, the academy was known as the Imperial Ballet School up until Soviet times, when, after a brief hiatus, the school was re-established as the Leningrad State Choreographic Institute.
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Ballet dancer Tamara Karsavina in Firebird. Ca 1912.
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Russian ballet dancer Tamara Karsavina in Igor Stravinsky's 'The Firebird'. The premiere of this famous ballet took place in Paris in 1910.
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Anna Pavlova in a costume designed by Leon Bakst. - The Independent
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Polina Semionova in The Nutcracker by John Neumeier at Bayerische Staatsopera. Photo by Jack Devant
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Anna Pavlova (1881 –1931) Regarded as one of the finest classical ballet dancers in history as a principal artist of the Imperial Russian Ballet and the Ballets Russes of Sergei Diaghilev. Later she toured the world with her own company. Here she wears a Russian costume.