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Felia Doubrovska; Stravinsky's Firebird Art Deco Costume.
Felia Doubrovska in the title role of Firebird, 1926. Photos courtesy of the Jerome Robbins Dance Division, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Sergei Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes. Dancers of unprecedented virtuosity performed ballets with exotic, Orientalist themes that expressed seething passions and defied the stiff formalism of the danse d’école. They wore extravagant costumes—harem pants and tunics as often as tutus and doublets—against scenery of a swirling, ...
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