Balanchine

Balanchine
Bal|an|chine, George
(1904-83) a US choreographer (=someone who decides what movements dancers will do to a piece of music) who was born in Russia, and who helped to start the New York City Ballet

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  • Balanchine — und Suzanne Farrell George Balanchine (gebürtig georgisch გიორგი ბალანჩივაძე/ Giorgi Balantschiwadse; * 9. Januarjul./ 22. Januar 1904greg. in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • BALANCHINE (G.) — BALANCHINE GEORGE (1904 1983) Fils d’un compositeur géorgien, Georgi Melitonovitch Balanchivadzé reçoit, presque malgré lui, la formation nécessaire pour devenir artiste. Dès l’âge de cinq ans, il apprend le piano; à neuf ans, ses parents… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Balanchine —   [französisch balã ʃiːn, englisch bæləntʃiːn], George, eigentlich Georgij Melitonowitsch Balantschiwạdse, amerikanischer Choreograph und Ballettdirektor russischer Herkunft, * Sankt Petersburg 22. 1. 1904, ✝ New York 30. 4. 1983; wurde 1925 der …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Balanchine — (Gueorgui Melitonovitch Balanchivadze, dit George) (1904 1983) danseur et chorégraphe russe, naturalisé américain. Il travailla pour les Ballets russes puis (1935) à New York …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Balanchine — (izg. balanšȋn), George (1904 1983) DEFINICIJA američki koreograf klasičnog baleta, osnivač New York City Balleta, pionir novije kazališne i filmske koreografije …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Balanchine — [bal′ən shēn΄] George (born Georgy Melitonovich Balanchivadze) 1904 83; U.S. choreographer, born in Russia …   English World dictionary

  • Balanchine — noun United States dancer and choreographer (born in Russia) noted for his abstract and formal works (1904 1983) • Syn: ↑George Balanchine • Instance Hypernyms: ↑dancer, ↑professional dancer, ↑terpsichorean, ↑choreographer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Balanchine, George — orig. Georgy Melitonovich Balanchivadze born Jan. 22, 1904, St. Petersburg, Russia died April 30, 1983, New York, N.Y., U.S. Russian born U.S. choreographer. After studying at the Imperial Ballet School, he left the Soviet Union in 1925 to join… …   Universalium

  • Balanchine method — The Balanchine Method is a ballet technique developed by choreographer George Balanchine and initially used at the New York City Ballet. It required extreme speed, very deep plie, unconventional arms and hands, emphasis on lines, especially in… …   Wikipedia

  • Balanchine, George — orig. Georgi Melitónovich Balanchivadze (22 ene. 1904, San Petersburgo, Rusia–30 abr. 1983, Nueva York, N.Y., EE.UU.). Coreógrafo estadounidense nacido en Rusia. Después de estudiar en la Escuela de ballet del Teatro Imperial de San Petesburgo,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Balanchine — biographical name George 1904 1983 Georgy Melitonovich Balanchivadze American (Russian born) choreographer …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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