08 April 2009

Fairy Stories, Castanets & Puppetry

Dutoit comes to Symphony, Tom Thumb gets lost, things fall out badly for puppet on Admiralty Square . . .

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Sketch of Stravinsky at work on Petrushka, by the ballet’s co-scenarist—and set- and costume-designer—artist Alexander Benois, an important long-time participant in Dyagilev's Мир Исткусства (World of Art) circle.

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