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

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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.
One of his mother's American "students" gives Boris a banned VHS copy of "White Nights," the 1985 thriller starring Mikhail Baryshnikov, who was at the time still persona non grata in the Soviet Union owing to his defection.
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.
The fest also showcases a Philip Glass composition; Opera Baroque, a tented marionette-and-live-actor funhouse from the Forman Brothers of the Czech Republic; Hurricane, a new play by Pulitzer--winning dramatist Nilo Cruz (see page 24); and Solos with Mikhail Baryshnikov and David Neumann.
Baryshnikov is a half-brother to Australasian sire sensation Zabeel, whose progeny include two Australian Horses of the Year, Octagonal and Might And Power, and the winners of two Australian Derbies and two New Zealand Derbies.
Career: Baryshnikov joined the Kirov Ballet in 1967 making his debut in Giselle.
Proving once again that a big star and an adaptation of a classic literary work that everyone has heard of but not necessarily read will sell the house out every time, Mikhail Baryshnikov appeared for a limited run in another sort of farce, a stage version of Franz Kafka's Metamorphosis (directed by Steven Berkoff at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre).
But Nureyev didn't write his memoirs, nor did Baryshnikov.
The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art chose New York's Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) as its artistic partner to curate a multidisciplinary festival.
ACT WITHOUT WORDS I Man Mikhail Baryshnikov ACT WITHOUT WORDS II A Mikhail Baryshnikov B David Neumann ROUGH FOR THEATER I A Mikhail Baryshnikov B Bill Camp EH JOE Joe Mikhail Baryshnikov Woman Karen Kandel
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
Every ballerina in The Turning Point (scripted by gay screenwriter Arthur Laurents) seemed to want to pounce on the testosterone-breathing Mikhail Baryshnikov.