Definition of Massine, Léonide in English:

Massine, Léonide

proper noun

  • (1895–1979), US choreographer and ballet dancer, born in Russia; full name Léonide Fédorovitch Massine; born Leonid Fyodorovich Myasin. He was the originator of the symphonic ballet, and danced in and choreographed the film The Red Shoes (1948).

Pronunciation

Massine, Léonide

/maˈsiːn/