(Item #: M6992-Y13) - Added on:
Full program/booklet with many pictures of the Ballet Russe de Montecarlo, season 1940-41, signed by many of the members - 30 signatures in total!.
Most dancers of the company sign this program, including: Alexandra Danilova, Alicia Markova, Mia Slavenska, Igor Youskevitch, Andre Eglevsky, Frederic Franklin, Roland Guerard, Nathalie Krassovska, George Zoritch, Marc Platoff, Lubov Roudenko, Katia Geleznova, Jeanette Lauret, Milada Mladova, Simon Semenoff, Nicolas Beriosoff, Casimir Kokitch, Michel Katcharoff, Chris Volkoff, Thomas Armour, Ian Gibson, Tania Grantzeva, Anna Scarpova, Leila Crabtree, Tatiana Chamie, Yolanda Lacca, Eleanora Marra, and also Musical Director Efrem Kurtz, Regisseur General Jean Yazvinsky, and even flautist Burnett Atkinson (not shown).
A total of 60 pages plus covers, 9.5 x 12.2 inches, many photos of their productions, synopsis of ballets and short biographies of the main dancers. Water damage over the top right corner, semi-loose binding, otherwise in very good condition.
A true rarity for any fan of this world-famous ballet company!