Firebird (II)

by George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins 1970

Music: Igor Stravinsky (1909-10, dedicated to Andrei Rimsky-Korsakov [third ballet suite, for reduced orchestra, 1945])

Choreography: George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins

Scenery and costumes: Marc Chagall (based on his original sketches for the Ballet Theatre production of 1945)

Scenery executed under the supervision of: Volodia Odinokow

Costumes executed: Karinska

Lighting: Ronald Bates

World premiere: 28 May 1970, New York City Ballet, New York State Theater

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