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A Rite of Passage - Introduction
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Théâtre des Champs Élysées' program, credits, 1913
Extract from the programme of the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées "Saison russe 1913..." [programme, June, 2nd 1913]. @ BnF - Gallica
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Pastel drawing, Valentine Gross
Pastel grawing made by Valentine Gross showing a moment from the end of the first scene of "The Rite of spring", Nijinski's choreography. @@Victoria & Albert Museum - London - Collection "Theâtre et performance" - Valentine Gross Archive
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Photos of the dancers and the stage of Roerich, Comoedia review, 1913
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Article of the critique Casalonga, Comoedia review - 1913
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Biography of Valentine Hugo-Gross, Comoedia review - 1913
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Marie Piltz, Sacrificial Dance - Drawing by Valentine Gross
Drawing made by Valentine Gross, Paris, 29 May 1913. Published in "Montjoie!" (magazine), Paris, June 1913. Scanned from T.F. Kelly: First Nights: Five Musical Premieres. Yale University Press, New Haven 2000.
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Drawing of 3 female dancers, Valentine Gross, 1913
Sheet of sketches made by Valentine Gross in 1913, showing three female dancers in The Rite of Spring. @ Victoria & Albert Museum - Collection theatre et performance - Valentine Gross Archive
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Drawing of the Danse sacrale, Valentine Gross, 1913
Sheet of sketches made by Valentine Gross in 1913, showing preliminary sketches of the "Danse Sacrale" from The Rite of Spring. @ Victoria & Albert Museum - Collection Theatre et performance - Valentine Gross Archive
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Drawing of the Old woman, Valentine Goss, 1913
Sheet of sketches made by Valentine Gross in 1913, showing the Old Woman 'bending/falling/scurrying/twisting' from The Rite of Spring. @ Victoria & Albert Museum - Collection Theatre et performance - Valentine Gross Archive
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Théâtre des Champs Élysées' programme, theme, 1913
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Musical critique, Comoedia magazine, 1913
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The Rite of Spring - Maryse Delente
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The Rite of Spring - Heddy Maalem
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Sacre - David Wampach
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Le Sacre du printemps - Jean-Claude Gallotta
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Le Sucre du printemps - Marion Muzac, Rachel Garcia
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Sacre #197 - Dominique Brun
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Inside dance - Fejes Ádám - Gaál Mariann- Reich Dániel
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The Rite of Spring - Les Ballets de Monte Carlo
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Bibliography
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A Rite of Passage

Introduction

Classical, telluric, shamanic, revolutionary? On May 29th, 1913, the first performance of Nijinski's "Rite of Spring" made such a scandal. This webdoc tells the story of this key work which inspired so many artists.
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A Rite of Passage - Introduction

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Théâtre des Champs Élysées' program, credits, 1913

Extract from the programme of the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées "Saison russe 1913..." [programme, June, 2nd 1913]. @ BnF - Gallica
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Pastel drawing, Valentine Gross

Pastel grawing made by Valentine Gross showing a moment from the end of the first scene of "The Rite of spring", Nijinski's choreography. @@Victoria & Albert Museum - London - Collection "Theâtre et performance" - Valentine Gross Archive

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Photos of the dancers and the stage of Roerich, Comoedia review, 1913

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01:41

Article of the critique Casalonga, Comoedia review - 1913

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02:20

Biography of Valentine Hugo-Gross, Comoedia review - 1913

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Marie Piltz, Sacrificial Dance - Drawing by Valentine Gross

Drawing made by Valentine Gross, Paris, 29 May 1913. Published in "Montjoie!" (magazine), Paris, June 1913. Scanned from T.F. Kelly: First Nights: Five Musical Premieres. Yale University Press, New Haven 2000.

Drawing of 3 female dancers, Valentine Gross, 1913

Sheet of sketches made by Valentine Gross in 1913, showing three female dancers in The Rite of Spring. @ Victoria & Albert Museum - Collection theatre et performance - Valentine Gross Archive

Drawing of the Danse sacrale, Valentine Gross, 1913

Sheet of sketches made by Valentine Gross in 1913, showing preliminary sketches of the "Danse Sacrale" from The Rite of Spring. @ Victoria & Albert Museum - Collection Theatre et performance - Valentine Gross Archive

Drawing of the Old woman, Valentine Goss, 1913

Sheet of sketches made by Valentine Gross in 1913, showing the Old Woman 'bending/falling/scurrying/twisting' from The Rite of Spring. @ Victoria & Albert Museum - Collection Theatre et performance - Valentine Gross Archive

06:26

Théâtre des Champs Élysées' programme, theme, 1913

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08:48

Musical critique, Comoedia magazine, 1913

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Le sacre du printemps

Maison de la Danse de Lyon 1993 - Director : Picq, Charles

Choreographer(s) : Delente, Maryse (France)

Video producer : Compagnie Maryse Delente;Maison de la Danse

Integral video available at Maison de la danse de Lyon

Le sacre du printemps

Sacre

Montpellier Danse 2011 - Director : Montpellier Danse, Réalisation

Choreographer(s) : Wampach, David (France)

Video producer : Montpellier Danse

The Rite of Spring

Le sucre du printemps

Numeridanse.tv 2008

Choreographer(s) : Muzac, Marion (France)

Video producer : CDC Toulouse

Inside dance

Numeridanse.tv 2012

Choreographer(s) : Ádám, Fejes (Hungary)

Video producer : Reich, Ida

The Rite of Spring

Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo 2009

Choreographer(s) : Nijinsky, Vaslav (Russian Federation)

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Bibliography

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Credits

Design and Art Direction: Julie Charrier With the participation of Anne Decoret-Ahiha, anthropologist of dance Realization and editing: Bérénice Meinsohn Image and light: Arnaud Millet Sound recording and accessories: Emmanuel Lopez © Numeridanse.tv - House of Dance Direction Dominique Hervieu With the support of the Ministry of Culture and Communication: General Secretariat of the Ministry of Culture and Communication - Service of the Coordination of Cultural Policies and Innovation (SCPCI) Regional Directorate of Cultural Affairs Rhône-Alpes - Support for Artistic and Cultural Education Numeridanse.tv is a Maison de la Danse project in association with the National Dance Center Subsidized by the Ministry of Culture and Communication and with the support of the BNP Paribas Foundation and Harlequin floors Our thanks to TLM - Télé Lyon Métropole.
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