, a native of Riga, Latvia, was born in 1948 in Latvia and began studying ballet as a young boy in 1957.
com)-- An American Ballet Theatre and Mikhail Baryshnikov
Production The Nutcracker
1974 Ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov
, defected while on tour in Canada with the Bolshoi Ballet.
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
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.
The Princess Grace Foundation-USA, created in memory of Princess Grace of Monaco to help aspiring artists realize their dreams of a performing arts career, has chosen Mikhail Baryshnikov
as the inaugural recipient of the Prince Rainier III Award in honor of Baryshnikov's outstanding contribution to the arts.
In Place, a duet created by Swedish choreographer Mats Ek for his wife and muse Ana Laguna and Mikhail Baryshnikov
, the legendary dancers give a master class in graceful aging.
And it's just one of a smorgasbord of arts performances - from Wynton Marsalis to Yo-Yo Ma to Laurie Anderson to Mikhail Baryshnikov
- being announced today as part of the 2004-05 season, opening Oct.
Every ballerina in The Turning Point (scripted by gay screenwriter Arthur Laurents) seemed to want to pounce on the testosterone-breathing Mikhail Baryshnikov
Past Arison Award recipients Mikhail Baryshnikov
, Placido Domingo, Quincy Jones and Jacques D'Amboise have all confirmed their attendance at the Gala, which will be held at Miami's Bayfront Park on January 14, 2006, at 6:00 p.
Three Solos and a Duet" Mikhail Baryshnikov
and Ana Laguna * The Broad Stage, Santa Monica College * Santa Monica, CA * September 4-5, 2009 *
NEW YORK -- Mikhail Baryshnikov
, Danny Simmons & Russell Simmons, Diane Von Furstenberg, and Robert Wilson Serve as Guest Curators
The Holland Festival in Amsterdam opens in grand fashion this year with performances by Mikhail Baryshnikov
and Ana Laguna.
He co-founded the White Oak Dance Project with Mikhail Baryshnikov
in 1990, and was so longer seen as a bad boy.