Exhibitions: Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes 1909/1929. When art dances with music.
Serge Pavlovich Diaghilev (1872- 1929) dictator, devil, charlatan, sorcerer, charmer was a man whose unique character and driving ambition caused a ferment in European culture. His greatest achievement was his dance company – the Ballets Russes. Created a century ago, the productions of the Ballets Russes revolutionised early 20th-century arts and continue to influence cultural activity today.
From the 5 October 2011 to the 15 January 2012.