Definition of Fokine, Michel in English:

Fokine, Michel

proper noun

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

Pronunciation

Fokine, Michel

/ˈfəʊkiːn/