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The Ballets Russes has influenced the world of dance like no other company. Germany is celebrating their centennial in grand style,with star choreographer John Neumeier in Hamburg dedicating a whole season to the company's legendary dancers. ARTS.21 takes you into their magical world. Igor Stravinsky wrote music for the Ballets Russes,and Matisse,Cocteau and Picasso designed some of their sets. The legend of the Ballets Russes lives on at 100.