Balanchine


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

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

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

  • Balanchine — /bal euhn cheen , bal euhn cheen /, n. George, 1904 83, U.S. choreographer, born in Russia. * * * …   Universalium

  • 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 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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