Rudolf Nureyev

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Russian dancer who was often the partner of Dame Margot Fonteyn and who defected to the United States in 1961 (born in 1938)


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Remembering Nureyev: The Trail of a Comet is a biography of acclaimed male ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev, as told by one of his closest friends, the European choreographer Rudi van Dantzig, who first met Nureyev when Nureyev asked for permission to dance in one of van Dantzig's ballets.
From a small town in the then Soviet Union came one of the greatest male dancers the world has ever known, Rudolf Nureyev.
The longlist nominations for BBC Four's Samuel Johnson Prize for non-fiction have been announced, which includes biographies of ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev and artist Pablo Picasso.
When Mrs Perkins bought her young son a video of Rudolf Nureyev, the great Russian ballet star, she can't have dreamed what would happen next.
The photos, taken between 1975 and 2005, display two homes (one a palace) in Hyderabad, India, as well as the dwellings of Rudolf Nureyev, Pauline de Rothschild, Lady Diana Cooper, and designer Elsie De Wolfe.
The company has produced some of the greatest dancers of its time, including famous 20th-century defectors Rudolf Nureyev, Mikhail Baryshnikov and Natalia Makarova, all of whom shared their choreographic heritage with America.
Rockefellers and Rothschilds were 20th century residents, as were Rudolf Nureyev, David Letterman, Steve Martin, and Donna Karan to name a few.
When third-generation American master portraitist Jamie Wyeth approached Rudolf Nureyev about posing for a series of paintings at the height of his celebrity in 1974, the mercurial gay dance god barked out, "No, I have no time.
Sheridan has teamed with Michael Coleman and Conwell Worthington, who were general managers on "The King and I" tour with Yul Brynner and Rudolf Nureyev and on Disney's first national tour of"Beauty and the Beast.
The US-Russia Exchange will then announce with the Prominent American Artist, Jamie Wyeth, the first tour ever to Russian of his collection of over 30 paintings and drawings of Rudolf Nureyev.
Rudolf Nureyev and Robert Helmann filming Don Quixote, 1972
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THE Kirov Ballet's principal dancer, Rudolf Nureyev, 23, broke free from Russian embassy guards at Le Bourget airport in Paris to seek asylum in in the West.
From the Southern Urals of Russia, dancers of the illustrious Rudolf Nureyev Russian State Ballet Academy will visit Rhyl Pavilion as part of their UK tour.
QI'VE a programme from Swan Lake at the London Coliseum in 1981, with a signed photo of Rudolf Nureyev who was dancing.