Prokofiev and His Contemporaries: The Impact of Soviet Culture opens October 15 in the Vincent Astor Gallery at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, 40 Lincoln Center Plaza.
The exhibition, which runs through January 10, 2004, commemorates the 50th anniversary of composer Sergei Prokofiev's death and illustrates the Soviet artistic vision and its influence on American artists. Admission is free. The project is a collaboration of The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts and the MUSICARUSSIA FOUNDATION. The exhibition showcases items from the collections of the Library for the Performing Arts and artifacts on loan from the Russian Glinka State Central Museum of Musical Culture, the State Academic Bolshoi Theater Museum, and the K.S. Stanislavsky and Vl.I. Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Academic Music Theater.
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