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Roehampton University London Stravinsky the Global Dancer: A Chronology of Choreography to the Music of Igor Stravinsky
Dance Record.

* - partial use of score.
† - musical collage.

Premiere Year 1975 
Dance Das Frühlingsopfer 
Choreographer Pina Bausch  b. 1940 
Music The Rite of Spring  1911-13; rev 1947  First Performance: 29 May 1913, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Paris 
Pictures from pagan Russia in two parts  Length of score: 33'
Design Rolf Borzik 
Company Tanztheater Wuppertal 
First Performance 03 December 1975  Opernhaus, Wuppertal, West Germany 
Principal Dancers Marlis Alt 
Note For large ensemble, following the outline of the original Sacre scenario, but commenting on the victimization of women in the social process. Modern style. Since 1975, the work has appeared regularly within the Wuppertal repertory. Revival, Paris Opera Ballet (1997). 


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