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Nathalie LeVine Collection

Identifier: BRSCA-NLV-054
The Nathalie LeVine Collection contains photographs, magazine articles, souvenir programs, and a book relating to the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo. The collection was donated by Nathalie LeVine in November 2011.


  • 1910-1990

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Conditions Governing Access

The Collections are available by appointment. Please email or call 405/325-5181.

Conditions Governing Use

The Ballets Russes Special Collections and Archive holds the physical rights only to most materials. Researchers must secure written permission from the Archive to publish archival material. Researchers assume all responsibility for conforming to copyright laws and for correctly citing the source of the archival material.


2 Box

13 See container summary (13 File folders)


Nathalie LeVine is an American ballet teacher. Her collection contains materials related to the Ballet Russe including photographs, souvenir programs, magazine articles and a book.

Biographical / Historical

Nathalie LeVine devoted most of her life to teaching Classical Ballet. She founded Metropolitan Ballet of St. Louis and was the artistic Director for thirteen years. She also founded and directed Ballet Conservatory in St. Louis. Ms. LeVine was trained by Slavenska, Celli, Panaieff, Nijinska, Pereyslavec, and at the Royal Ballet School in England. She is a Summa cum Laude graduate of UCLA and has danced professionally in several ballet companies, film, TV and musical theater.

Processing Information

Processed by Tara Davis 2012. Edited by Jakob Hertzel 2015. Edited by Jeri Smalley 2017.
Nathalie LeVine Collection
Collection Processed and described by Tara Davis
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Revision Statements

  • 2015: Edited by Jakob Hertzel
  • 2017: Edited by Jeri Smalley

Repository Details

Part of the Ballets Russes Archive at the School of Dance at the University of Oklahoma Repository

The University of Oklahoma School of Dance
560 Parrington Oval, Room 1000
Norman Oklahoma 73019