Thus commented a contemporary of the remarkable Marie Sallé (1707-1756) upon seeing her performance in the innovative Ballet des Fleurs at the Paris Opéra. Her tercentenary offers us the opportunity to reflect on - and celebrate - the career of one of the most significant dancers ever to have graced the stage. In the first of a two-part article, Sarah McCleave looks back at the ballerina's legacy.
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - 01 Dec 2007|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Visual Arts and Performing Arts