Mikhail Baryshnikov


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Noun1.Mikhail Baryshnikov - Russian dancer and choreographer who migrated to the United States (born in 1948)Mikhail Baryshnikov - Russian dancer and choreographer who migrated to the United States (born in 1948)
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On July 27, 1974, Mikhail Baryshnikov made his American Ballet Theatre debut, dancing opposite fellow expatriate Natalia Makarova in Giselle mere weeks after his defection from the Soviet Union.
Legendary ballet star Mikhail Baryshnikov end his wife, Lisa Rinehart, have sold their Upper West Side co-op at The Armstead on W.
New York, NY, January 06, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Kultur celebrates the legendary career of dance superstar Mikhail Baryshnikov on his 65th birthday, January 27th.
The story of a ballet-obsessed Moscow adolescent boy growing up during the Perestroika era who pretends his father is really Mikhail Baryshnikov, writer-helmer Dmitry Povolotsky's semi-autobiographical pic is an endearing crowdpleaser with plenty of fest export potential; it could even work as a specialty theatrical item in the right hands.
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.
The inaugural festival, centered around the Ringling Museum and the FSU/Asolo Center, hosted thousands of art lovers and dozens of performers from around the globe, but the opening night party was almost as much about catching a glimpse of Mikhail Baryshnikov (whose Baryshnikov Arts Center co-presented) as it was the performance of the FSU Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Robert Spano.
1974: Mikhail Baryshnikov, Soviet-born ballet dancer, defected while on tour in Canada with the Bolshoi Ballet.
At the festivities on the eastern tip of the DR, Eric and Ivanka Trump, whose father is one of the investors in the complex, rubbed shoulders with 3,000 guests including including dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov. The complex is to stretch over 120 sq kms (46 sq mi) and reportedly cost US$2 billion.
NFamous male dancers include: Rudolf Nureyev, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Wayne Sleep, Michael Flatley
But the more intriguing storyline of the film is the behind-the-scenes collaboration of three giants of dance: the two onscreen stars, Mikhail Baryshnikov and Gregory Hines, and choreographer Twyla Tharp.
Romantic drama, starring Mikhail Baryshnikov. Pink String and Sealing Wax Channel 4, 1.05pm Crime drama set in late 19th-century Brighton, in which a publican's wife involves an infatuated chemist's son in a plot to murder her husband.
In this episode, Aleksandr (Mikhail Baryshnikov) hosts a party for her inner circle and announces that she will be moving to Paris with him.