This coming Saturday Phoenix Tea Shop will be sponsoring a loosely Russian-themed tea house at the annual Arts-A-Glow lantern festival in Burien Washington. There will be a lovely coal samovar in the tea house, but it won’t be employed in our tea service, at least not this year, and we’ll be serving the tea in …
Prince Ivan, the Firebird, and the Gray Wolf (Pulling Firebird Feather) (1899) by Ivan Tsarevich Bilibin, 1876-1942 The Firebird (1949) by Marc Chagall, 1887-1985 Cover for Konstantin Bal’mont’s Firebird (1907) by Konstantin Somov, 1869-1939 Firebird (1920s) by Boris Zvorykin
The Firebird, by Igor Stravinsky costumes by Leon Bakst Firebird: Nina Ananiashvili Prince Ivan: Andris Liepa Princess: Ekaterina Liepa Kashchey: Sergey Petukhov Ballet masters: Alexander Prokofiev part I part II part III part IV part V
This is one of Leon Bakst’s deigns for the costumes for Stravinsky’s firebird Suite.