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Fokine, Michel

Syllabification: Fo·kine, Michel
Pronunciation: /ˈfôkyin, fôˈkēn
 
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Definition of Fokine, Michel in English:

( 1880–1942), US dancer and choreographer; born in Russia; born Mikhail Mikhailovich Fokin. He reformed classical ballet. He was Sergi Diaghilev’s chief choreographer at the Ballets Russes 1909–14.

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