Film | Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes

January 5, 2020 @ 2:00 pm

Diaghilev and the Ballets RussesPreceded at 1pm by a tour of the exhibition Tradition and the Avant-Garde. Free with film admission.

Narrated by Tilda Swinton, this documentary includes footage of revivals of Ballets Russes performances by the Joffrey Ballet and the New York City Ballet. The film features sets and costumes from Diaghilev’s innovative productions, as well as interviews with dancers, musicians, and scholars.

2018. US. 58 min. Not rated. Directed by Carroll Moore. Produced by the National Gallery of Art.

Film Admission: Adults: $10; Seniors (62+) and students (with school ID): $9; Members: $8 Film Stars: Free.