Documentary film "Ballets Russes"
Tue, September 15, 2009 • 7:00 PM • GRG 102
Documentary, 2005, 118 min
This engaging documentary features archival footage and modern interviews to trace the history of the Ballets Russes companies from their earliest beginnings at the turn of the century through the height of their popularity and unmatched artistry in the 1930s and ‘40s, to their tumultuous demise in the 1960’s.
Attendees at this event will have the opportunity to enter a drawing to win two tickets to the Ballet Austin Season Opener of The Firebird and Swan Lake (Act II). The drawing will be held after the final film screening on September 24. Thanks to Ballet Austin for the generous donation!