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Gresham College lecture series on the Ballets Russes

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Gesham College has announced its new lecture series for the coming year and one of its strands in ballet, more particularly the Ballet Russes. Presenter is Martina Frolova-Walker. There are six in the series. All are ticketed (but free). 

 

The college has been providing free lectures for the last 400 years. Usually they are recorded and accessible online later. 

 

Details here

 

https://www.gresham.ac.uk/series/diaghilev-and-the-ballets-russes/?mc_cid=76d9e5fe84&mc_eid=67ea143a9a

 

 

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Apologies if this has already been mentioned but the above lecture was livestreamed from Gresham College on Tuesday and is still available.

https://www.gresham.ac.uk/lectures-and-events/diaghilevs-beginnings

 

This is part of a lecture series on the Ballet Russes. The others are :-

Tuesday 29th October 6pm. The Ballet Russes: courting the exotic

Tuesday 21st January 2020 6pm. The Rite of Spring: a failure and a triumph.

Tuesday 18th February 2020 6pm. The Ballet Russes: playing with the past.

Tuesday 7th April 2020 6pm. The Ballet Russes: turning French

Tuesday 12th may 2020 6pm. Diaghilev and Prokofiev: return to emotion

 

There are many years of lectures available on the site covering a wide range of interests.

 

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Thanks so much JM... I didn’t know about this. I look forward to listening to it.  

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I check out the Gresham College YouTube channel from time to time, because it's got a bunch of lectures on different topics, some of which I find really interesting. It looks as though they've recently started a lecture series on Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes; there are two lectures available at the moment, but it looks as though there are going to be more.

 

Here's a link to the first lecture.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cEMyqhaK16Y

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