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United States impresario who was born in Russia (1888-1974)

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Hurok asked about the advantages and disadvantages of using the original accountant as the Kovel accountant.
Not just in America but around the world, the immortal words of Sol Hurok still ring true: "When people don't want to come, nothing will stop them.
Finally, JDL thugs bombed the office of Sol Hurok, a Jewish impresario whose crime was to have done business with the Bolshoi Ballet.
Robinson the Matthews Distinguished Professor of Modern Languages and History at Northeastern University and author of biographies of Sergei Prokofiev and Sol Hurok describes how the see-sawing relations between the two superpowers are mirrored in the portrayal of Russians/Soviets in popular films.
A specialist in Russian language and history at Northeastern University, Harlow Robinson has written major monographs on composer Sergei Prokofiev and impresario Sol Hurok.
In the 1980s, Crowe met Dame Margot Fonteyn, whose decades-long business relationship with impresario, Sol Hurok had ended.
They were a pair made in Sol Hurok heaven, or in Tolstoi, she the very picture of an exotic Russian--black-haired, with the moonlit face of a baby raised by Cossacks--and he one of those Ashley Wilkes types the Russians periodically produce, noble profiles with blond coloring and blue-blood technique, aristocratic echoes of Sun King classicism.
They toured the United States under the aegis of theater impresario Sol Hurok, bringing their particular brand of sophistication and beauty not only to the great metropolises, but also to communities that had never dreamed of such things.
The great Russian dancer Rudolf Nureyev, whose defection in 1961 revolutionized dance in the Western world, mounted The Sleeping Beauty in 1972 for the National (and for the impresario Sol Hurok, who was using the company to showcase his superstar across North America).
In 1935, the impresario Sol Hurok brought Chekhov's brilliant company to America, and they played (in Russian) in New York, Philadelphia and Boston.
Seven years later, on January 8 1943, he made his Carnegie Hall debut in a recital produced by the impresario Sol Hurok.
The American impresario Sol Hurok booked the company for a season in New York City in 1933.
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Hurok is a managing director, mergers & acquisitions, tax services, with KPMG LLP in Los Angeles.