Marie Taglioni (April 23, 1804 – April 24, 1884) was a famous Italian ballerina of the Romantic ballet era, a central figure in the history of European dance. Events 215 BC - A temple is built on the Capitoline Hill dedicated to Venus Erycina to commemorate the Roman defeat at Year 1804 ( MDCCCIV) was a Leap year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar (or a Events 1479 BC - Thutmose III ascends to the throne of Egypt, although power effectively shifts to Hatshepsut (according to Year 1884 ( MDCCCLXXXIV) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar (or a Leap year Italy (Italia officially the Italian Republic, (Repubblica Italiana is located on the Italian Peninsula in Southern Europe, and on the two largest See also,,, A ballerina ( Italian for female dancer) is a Female Ballet Dancer; the male equivalent to this title The Romantic Ballet is defined primarily by an era in Ballet in which the ideas of Romanticism in art and literature influenced the creation of ballets the history of dance could be as long as the History of Humankind and before
Taglioni was born in Stockholm, Sweden, to the Italian cheoreographer Filippo Taglioni and the Swedish dancer Sophie Karsten (daughter of the Swedish opera singer Christoffer Christian Karsten and the Polish actress Sophie Stebnowska). ('stɔkhɔlm is Sweden 's Capital and its largest City. It is the site of the national Swedish government, the parliament, and the "Sverige" redirects here For other uses see Sweden (disambiguation and Sverige (disambiguation. Filippo Taglioni (aka Philippe Taglioni; November 5, 1777 &ndash February 11, 1871) was an Italian Dancer Opera is an art form in which Singers and Musicians perform a Dramatic work (called an opera which combines a text (called a Libretto Christoffer Christian (or Kristofer Kristian Karsten, (1756-1827 was a Swedish opera singer sometimes called the greatest male opera singer in Swedish history Mariane Theresia Sophie (Maria Sofia Stebnowska (or Stempkosta, (married surname Karsten) (1753&ndash 16 February 1848) was a Polish Marie rose to fame as a dancer when her father (and teacher) created the ballet La Sylphide (1832) for her. Dance (from French danser, perhaps from Frankish) is an Art form that generally refers to movement of the body usually rhythmic In Education, a teacher is one who helps Students or pupils often in a School, as well as in a Family, religious or Ballet is a formalized form of Dance with its origins in the French court further developed in France and Russia as a Concert dance La Sylphide is one of the world's oldest surviving romantic Ballets There are two versions of the ballet the version choreographed by the Danish Year 1832 ( MDCCCXXXII) was a Leap year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian Designed as a showcase for Marie's talent, it was the first ballet where the ballerina danced en pointe for the full length of the work. Dancing on pointe, or en pointe (pronounced /ɑ̃ pwɛ̃t/ often anglicised as /ɑn pwɛ̃t/ or /ɑn pɔɪnt/ is the act of standing on the tips of the Toes
Marie Taglioni was the most celebrated Ballerina of the romantic ballet, which was cultivated primarily at Her Majesty's Theatre in London, and at the Théâtre de l'Académie Royale de Musique in Paris. The Romantic Ballet is defined primarily by an era in Ballet in which the ideas of Romanticism in art and literature influenced the creation of ballets Her Majesty's Theatre is a West End theatre, located on The Haymarket, in the City of Westminster. London ( ˈlʌndən is the capital and largest urban area in the United Kingdom. Théâtre de l’Académie Royale de Musique (aka the Salle de la rue Le Peletier, or casually as the Paris Opéra, or simply as the Opéra) was Paris (ˈpærɨs in English; in French) is the Capital of France and the country's largest city
In 1827 Taglioni left the Ballet of Her Majesty's Theatre to take up a three-year contract in St. Petersburg with the Imperial Ballet (today known as the Kirov/Mariinsky Ballet). Her Majesty's Theatre is a West End theatre, located on The Haymarket, in the City of Westminster. Saint Petersburg ( tr: Sankt-Peterburg,) is a city and a federal subject of Russia located on the Neva River The Mariinsky Ballet, is an internationally renowned Classical ballet company based at the Mariinsky Theatre in St Petersburg, Russia. The Mariinsky Ballet, is an internationally renowned Classical ballet company based at the Mariinsky Theatre in St Petersburg, Russia. It was in Russia, after her last performance in the country (1842) (and at the height of the "cult of the ballerina"), that a pair of her pointe shoes were sold for two hundred rubles, reportedly to be cooked, served with a sauce and eaten by a group of balletomanes. Russia (Россия Rossiya) or the Russian Federation ( Rossiyskaya Federatsiya) is a transcontinental Country extending Year 1842 ( MDCCCXLII) was a Common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian Calendar (or a Common Pointe shoes, also incorrectly referred to as toe shoes, are a special type of shoe used by Ballet dancers for pointework. The ruble or rouble (рубль rublʹ, plural ru рубли́ rubli; see note on English spelling and Russian plurals with numbers Ballet is a formalized form of Dance with its origins in the French court further developed in France and Russia as a Concert dance
Marie retired from performing in 1847. Year 1847 ( MDCCCXLVII) was a Common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian Calendar (or a Common For a time she took up residence at the Ca d'Oro on the Grand Canal in Venice. Ca' d'Oro (correctly Palazzo Santa Sofia) is regarded as one of the most beautiful palazzos on the Grand Canal in Venice. When the ballet of the Paris Opera was reorganized on stricter, more professional lines, she was its guiding spirit. Opéra National de Paris is the leading Opera company of France. With the director of the new Conservatoire de danse, Lucien Petipa and Petipa's former pupil the choreographer Louis Mérante she figured on the six-member select jury of the first annual competition for the Corps de ballet, held April 13, 1860. Lucien Petipa (1815 &ndash 1898 was a French Ballet dancer in the early 1800s ( Romantic period and was the brother of the famous Balletmaster of Louis Alexandre Méranté ( July 23, 1828 &ndashCourbevoie July 17, 1887) was a dancer and choreographer the Maître de Ballet (First In Ballet, the corps de ballet (from French, body of the ballet) is the group of dancers who are not soloists Events 1111 - Henry V is crowned Holy Roman Emperor. 1204 - The Fourth Crusade sacks Constantinople Year 1860 ( MDCCLX) was a Leap year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian Calendar (or a Leap year starting
Later she taught social dance to children and society ladies; she also took a limited number of ballet pupils. Social dance is a major category or classification of Danceforms or dance styles where sociability and socializing are the primary focuses of the dancing Her only choreographic work was Le Papillon (1860) for her student Emma Livry, who is remembered for dying in 1863 when her costume was set alight by a gas lamp (limelight) used for stage lighting. Le Papillon ( The Butterfly) is a "fantastic Ballet " in 2 acts with choreography by Marie Taglioni and music by Year 1860 ( MDCCLX) was a Leap year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian Calendar (or a Leap year starting Emma Livry ( 24 September 1842 &ndash 26 July 1863) was one of the last Ballerinas of the Romantic ballet era and Year 1863 ( MDCCCLXIII) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar (or a Common Limelight is a type of Stage lighting once used in Theatres and Music halls An intense illumination is created when an oxyhydrogen flame is directed Modern stage lighting is a flexible Tool in the production of Theatre, Dance, Opera and other Performance arts Marie lived much longer, dying in Marseilles in 1884. Marseille, ( English alt Marseilles mɑrˈseɪ — French: maʁsɛj locally — Provençal Occitan: Marselha maʀˈsijɔ
Johann Strauss II composed the Marie Taglioni Polka (Op. Johann Strauss II (also known as Johann Strauss the Younger, Johann Strauss Jr 173) in her honour using music from ballets in which she had appeared. Music is an Art form in which the medium is Sound organized in Time.