In 1961, Rudolf Nureyev
(Oleg Ivenko) travels to Paris with the Kirov Ballet.
THE WHITE CROW (12A) HHH HH OSCAR-NOMINATED actor Ralph Fiennes ventures behind the camera for the third time to dramatise the rise of Soviet Union ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev
and his 1961 defection to the West.
There's little to put a spring in your step in this austere biopic of Soviet ballet legend, Rudolf Nureyev
, which only soars when he's briefly dancing.
and Robert Helmann filming Don Quixote, 1972
New York, NY, August 28, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Kultur is proud to announce the DVD release of Rudolf Nureyev
: A Portrait available September 24, 2013.
James Hobley's hero is the late Rudolf Nureyev
, who was in the Russian dance company.
1938: Rudolf Nureyev
, Russian ballet dancer who defected to the West, was born.
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
. "Nureyev" is a massive coffee-table sized biography of this great ballet artist, filled with nearly two hundred black and white but beautifully captured images of his countless performances over the decades, to play out as a unique telling of this brilliant artist's life.
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.