Balanchine's Bugaku

posted by khara Hanlon on Friday, Mar 29, 2013
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DM Archives, photo by Bert Stern

Today's archive photo is Allegra Kent and Edward Villella in Balanchine's Bugaku, a ballet inspired by the traditional Japanese court dance of the same name. The ballet was first performed in 1963 and features costumes by Karinska and music by Toshiro Mayuzumi.