Definition of Petipa, Marius in English:

Petipa, Marius

Pronunciation: /pətēˈpä//ˈpetēˌpä/

proper noun

  • (1818–1910), French ballet dancer and choreographer, resident in Russia from 1847; full name Marius Ivanovich Petipa. He choreographed more than 50 ballets, working with Tchaikovsky on "Sleeping Beauty" (1890) and "The Nutcracker" (1892)

Pronunciation:

Petipa, Marius

/pətēˈpä//ˈpetēˌpä/