Meaning of Fokine, Michel in English:

Fokine, Michel

Pronunciation /ˈfəʊkiːn/

proper noun

  • (1880–1942), Russian-born US dancer and choreographer; born Mikhail Mikhailovich Fokin. He was a reformer of modern ballet: as Diaghilev's chief choreographer at the Ballets Russes 1909–14 he staged the premieres of Chopin's Les Sylphides (1909) and Stravinsky's The Firebird (1910).