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  1. Northrop announces 2016-17 dance season in MinneapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Star Tribune

    ... A newcomer makes her Twin Cities debut on Nov. 12. Choreographer Aszure Barton has drawn praise from Mikhail Baryshnikov as "one of the most innovative choreographers of this generation." Batsheva Dance Company returns to Northrop on Jan. 24 in a ...

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  2. Photo Flash: Inside YoungArts' Inaugural New York GalaRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... with luxury brand Swarovski, the event was hosted by honorary co-chairs and YoungArts artistic advisors Mikhail Baryshnikov , Artistic Director of the Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC), and renowned opera singer Pla?cido Domingo, as well as gala ...

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  3. Cal Performances goes - radical' with new seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 19 | SFGate

    ... with live music by the Silk Road Ensemble and the participation of Azerbaijani Robert Wilson and Mikhail Baryshnikov will team up for "Letter to a Man," based on the diaries of Vaslav Nijinsky, for the work's West Coast premiere Nov. 10-13. Cal ...

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  4. ANASTASIA Musical Set for Extended Stay at Hartford Stage This SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Pulitzer Prize for Drama; Breath & Imagination by Daniel Beaty ; Big Dance Theatre's Man in a Case with Mikhail Baryshnikov ; and Reverberation by Matthew Lopez . Hartford Stage has earned many of the nation's most prestigious awards, including the ...

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  5. SLANT: Big WordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 15 | Artforum Intl.

    ... , Brodsky/Baryshnikov , 2016. Performance view, Baryshnikov Arts Center, New York, March 8, 2016. Mikhail Baryshnikov . Photo: Stephanie Berger. IS DEATH A CRUELER FATE for those who have lived a creative life? Is it a greater tragedy that one day a ...

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  6. YoungArts New York 2016 Kicks Off This Week with Mikhail Baryshnikov and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... at Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC), curated by BAC's Artistic Director and legendary performer Mikhail Baryshnikov , with BAC's Artistic Administrator Pedja Muzijevic, as well as by Grammy Award-winning violinist Christian Hebel . On Friday, April 15, ...

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  7. Tippet's legacy preserved for generationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | ParsonsSun.com

    ... "He always said he was one of the most fortunate dancers," being afforded the opportunity to learn under Mikhail Baryshnikov, who became director of the company after defecting from Russia, Janie said. Clark performed with Baryshnikov in the ...

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  8. Why we dance: the culture, science and passionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... to some degree. For instance, we may look up to great dancers of today or our recent past, such as Mikhail Baryshnikov, Margaret Fontaine, Michael Jackson, Cyd Charisse, or Gene Kelly and marvel but we do not necessarily see ourselves engaging in ...

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  9. Even When He's Not Dancing, Baryshnikov Steals the ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | The New York Observer

    There has been a genius among us since 1974, when Mikhail Baryshnikov defected from the Kirov Ballet and located himself in New York. The level of his dancing was then, and remained, above anything I had ever seen in its astounding technical virtuosity, certainly, but also in his absorption in roles, the seriousness, the intensity, the intelligence he brought to whatever he danced, from La BayadA re to Push Comes to Shove.

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  10. Baryshnikov, Babe Ruth - and Steph CurryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT In a season in which The New York Times compared him first to Mikhail Baryshnikov and then to Babe Ruth , Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors is the biggest story in sports. A big reason is that the ...

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  11. BRODSKY / BARYSHNIKOV Makes U.S. Premiere Tonight at BACRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Baryshnikov Arts Center presents the U.S. Premiere of the solo theater work BRODSKY / BARYSHNIKOV, based on poems by the late Nobel laureate Joseph Brodsky, and performed by actor and BAC artistic director Mikhail Baryshnikov . The one-man show was created for Baryshnikov in collaboration with Alvis Hermanis, noted Latvian director of The New Riga Theatre.

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  12. Washington Ballet Appoints Julie Kent as New Artistic DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Ballet Theatre II summer sessions. At the age of 16 she joined ABT as an apprentice at the invitation of Mikhail Baryshnikov. She progressed through the corps de ballet then to soloist in 1990 and to principal dancer in 1993. She has the distinction ...

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  13. 'Nutcraker' ballerina owes costume designer $50K: lawsuitRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2016 | The Daily Chappaqua

    ... but that Gelsey Kirkland and husband Michael Chernov wouldn't pay. Kirkland, 63, once partnered with Mikhail Baryshnikov and appeared on the cover of Time magazin e in 1978. Her 1986 autobiography detailed her spiral into drugs, eating disorders and ...

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  14. BWW Review: Mariinsky Ballet Pays a Tribute to Maya Plisetskaya at BamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the creator of this next pas de deux. You might have seen his work in the film White Nights , danced by Mikhail Baryshnikov, which took place at the beginning of that movie. Mr. Petit's nuances of classical and modern movements were easily ...

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  15. Meow Meow Concert at The Royal Conservatory Pushed to June 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the Sydney Opera House. The multi award-winning Meow has been curated by David Bowie , Pina Bausch, and Mikhail Baryshnikov , and has created original works for numerous international arts festivals and venues. She has performed everything from ...

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  16. Black and Chinese heritages celebrated at Carnegie HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | Newsday

    Ex-New York City Mayor David Dinkins, right, talks to Russian-American ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov after participating in a dress rehearsal at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, for a show that celebrates both the Chinese New Year and Black History Month. Photo Credit: Yeong-Ung Yang Black History Month and Chinese New Year may seem polar opposites, but a fusion of the February celebrations is in the works at Carnegie Hall.

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  17. X-Planations: Westchester Chef Peter X. Kelly Talks Romance, 'Slove'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | The Greenburgh Daily Voice

    ... achieved through a recipe I worked on for two years. When I introduced the legendary ballet star Mikhail Baryshnikov to the vodka he was immediately taken with its purity and richness. Mikhail was so impressed he joined our team as our "Ambassador ...

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  18. Still going strong! Acting vet Angela Lansbury, 90, looks the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Still going strong! Acting vet Angela Lansbury, 90, looks the picture of health at NY Library gala as she poses with Mikhail Baryshnikov, 68 Angela Lansbury has been a star of stage and screen for 70 years and still looks on top of her game. The 90-year-old actress glowed as she was honored at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts's 50th anniversary gala at Lincoln Center on Monday.

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  19. BRODSKY / BARYSHNIKOV to Make U.S. Premiere This Spring at BACRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Baryshnikov Arts Center presents the U.S. Premiere of the solo theater work BRODSKY / BARYSHNIKOV, based on poems by the late Nobel laureate Joseph Brodsky, and performed by actor and BAC artistic director Mikhail Baryshnikov . The one-man show was created for Baryshnikov in collaboration with Alvis Hermanis, noted Latvian director of The New Riga Theatre.

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  20. Susannah Smith White: This Dancer's LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... young girl, I knew that it would always be a part of me. Who is your dancing idol? Gelsey Kirkland and Mikhail Baryshnikov are two icons that I would watch nonstop, but my contemporary idol is Misty Copeland . She is trailblazing with such grace! ...

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