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Emmanuel Chabrier (Marche Joyeuse, 1888; Bourrée Fantasque, 1891; ‘Prélude’ from the opera Gwendoline, 1885; ‘Fête Polonaise’ from the opera Le Roi Malgré Lui, 1887)
George Balanchine
Costumes by Karinska
December 1, 1949, New York City Ballet, City Center of Music and Drama, New York. Conductor: Leon Barzin.
BOURRÉE FANTASQUE: Tanaquil Le Clercq, Jerome Robbins; 8 women, 4 men;
PRÉLUDE: Maria Tallchief, Nicholas Magallanes; 2 female demi-soloists; 8 women;
FÊTE POLONAISE: Janet Reed, Herbert Bliss; 2 demi-solo couples; 6 women, 4 men; followed by full cast
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1960   English National Ballet (London Festival)
1960   Teatro alla Scala (Milan)
1963   Paris Opera Ballet
1963   Royal Danish Ballet
1981   American Ballet Theatre
1984   Ballet de Nancy (France)
1987   American Ballet Theatre
1988   Boston Ballet
1989   American Ballet Theatre
2008   Miami City Ballet
2016   Miami City Ballet
2022   Ballet Arizona