Baryshnikov


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Russian dancer and choreographer who migrated to the United States (born in 1948)

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What: Mikhail Baryshnikov in ``An Evening of Music and Dance.
In teasing out the connection between The Old Woman and the nuclear-powered-spaceship scene in Einstein, one is tempted to describe Baryshnikov and Dafoe as the two charged particles produced by nuclear fission--comparable to each other but of different sizes.
Mikhail Baryshnikov, a native of Riga, Latvia, was born in 1948 in Latvia and began studying ballet as a young boy in 1957.
The project was conceived in order to celebrate both creativity and humanitarian vision, so Baryshnikov was an ideal subject to lead with.
The goal of the Baryshnikov Arts Theatre Group was to create a space worthy of not only the name but moreover the vision of Mikhail Baryshnikov," said Boland.
When American Ballet Theatre comes to the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Kent - whom artistic director Mikhail Baryshnikov brought to ABT in 1986 when she was 16 - will be dancing the ``White Swan Pas de Deux'' during the company's opening-night Tchaikovsky gala and will appear in the title role of ``Giselle'' on Friday.
BARYSHNIKOV (Kenmare-Lady Giselle, by Nureyev) was recently represented by his 50th winner worldwide.
Early life: Mikhail Nikolaevitch Baryshnikov was born on January 28, 1948, in Riga, then part of the Soviet Union, but now in independent Latvia.
Fashion designer and Dominican Republic native Oscar de la Renta, Julio Iglesias, and Mikhail Baryshnikov have homes in the community.
Russian dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov, 54: Widely considered the best male classical dancer of the 20th century, Baryshnikov was born in Riga, Latvia, where he first studied ballet, dancing, choreography, and acting.
But Nureyev didn't write his memoirs, nor did Baryshnikov.
ADAPTED FROM THE SHORT STORY BY IVAN BUNIN; COMPOSITION AND DIRECTION BY DMITRY KRYMOV; A PRODUCTION OF BARYSHNIKOV ARTS CENTER, DMITRY KRYMOV LABORATORY AND RUSSIAN CENTURY FOUNDATION IN ASSOCIATION WITH KORJAAMO THEATER APRIL 11-APRIL 21, 2012
Guest curators Mikhail Baryshnikov, Diane von Furstenberg, Danny Simmons, Russell Simmons and Robert Wilson, all distinguished artists in their own fields, were asked to select art works that reflected their personal vision or their life's work.
In addition, Mikhail Baryshnikov will perform, but won't dance (don't ask him