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Baryshnikov, Mikhail 1948-

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The nutcracker by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

29 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chief attraction of this 1977 adaptation is the pairing of Baryshnikov and Kirkland. In consequence, the storyline has been altered to keep Clara and the Nutcracker prince as the focus of the tale. At a Christmas party, Clara is presented with the elegant Nutcracker prince by her doting godfather, Herr Drosselmeyer. A drunken male guest breaks it, and Clara is devastated. That night, Clara dreams about the Nutcracker prince: he comes to life, fights off the Rat King and his minions, and takes her to his kingdom. There she is royally entertained, and they dance together. Shy and diffident Clara longs to remain in the dream world--safe on the brink of adulthood--but her love for her godfather and her family draw her back into the waking world, where adulthood and real romance await her
White nights by Taylor Hackford( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nikolai Rodchenko, a Russian ballet dancer who defected from the Soviet Union years ago, finds himself back in the motherland--trapped--thanks to an emergency airplane landing. The Soviets do not imprison him, however; they hope to score a propaganda victory by 'persuading' him to become Russian again. That is why he is sent to Siberia, to Raymond Greenwood and his Russian wife Darya. Greenwood is an American tap dancer who defected to Russia in opposition to the Vietnam War. Nikolai makes Raymond realize how limited his life is in the USSR, and together they hatch a plan to evade their KGB minders, escape to the American Embassy and eventually the US
Because ... by Mikhail Baryshnikov( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy who lives with his grandmother is terribly embarrassed by her behavior at first, but comes to realize that she is not just having fun, she has a reason for each strange action
That's dancing!( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Baryshnikov to break dancing, from Fred and Giner to Shirley and Bojangles, from movement depicted on Grecian urns to the kaleidoscopic pizzazz of Busby Berkely spectaculars
Reinventing dance in the 1960s : everything was possible by Sally Banes( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1960s was a pivotal decade in dance, an era of intense experimentation and rich invention. In this volume a range of dance critics and scholars examine the pioneering choreographers and companies of the era
Don Quixote : (Kitri's wedding) : a ballet in three acts by L Minkus( Visual )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in sunny Spain, Don Quixote has always been popular in icy Russia. Choreographed by Mikhail Baryshnikov after Petipa and Gorsky for American Ballet Theatre, it is again a pretext for marvelous dancing. The plot is simple: in Barcelona, young Kitri and her lover Basilio must outwit her father, who wants her to marry the rich Gamache. Kitri's incidental protector is Don Quixote, who sees the feminine ideal in all the women he meets. The path of the plotting lovers travels through a tavern, a gypsy camp, a windmill attack, a fake suicide, and finally a festive wedding. Baryshnikov both pays homage to and revitalizes one of the most popular and joyful ballets in the surviving Russian imperial ballet's repertory
American Ballet Theatre at the Met( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This triple bill of ballets, with an additional glittering pas de deux, is a delightful introduction to the range and excitement of American Ballet Theatre's repertory. Recorded at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York, on June 11, 1984
Baryshnikov by Tharp( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mikhail Baryshnikov discusses dance and performs in three ballets choreographed by Twyla Tharp
Mikhail Baryshnikov : with Gelsey Kirkland, Marianna Tcherkassky( Visual )

2 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1976 live performance showcases the incredible Mikhail Baryshnikov, at the peak of his talents, shortly after arriving in the West. His American television debut spotlights solos and Gelsey Kirkland, his first great U.S. partner. Lacks the appearance by host Beverly Sills and the excerpts from Twyla Tharp's Push come to shove which were part of the telecast version. Disc includes an added written message from Gelsey Kirkland
Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Russian and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tchaikovsky's most popular opera, the tale of a lovelorn girl and a jaded aristocrat
American Ballet Theatre : a history( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ric Burns presents this rich, 75-year history of one of the most respected and revered dance companies in the world. With unprecedented access to the company, witness dramatic live performances, grueling rehearsals, and iconic dances by Misty Copeland, Gillian Murphy, and many others; as well as rare footage of ballet icons Jerome Robbins, George Balanchine, Agnes de Mille, Antony Tudor, Mikhail Baryshnikov, and more
Happy to be nappy : and other stories of me( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today there are more reasons than ever for families to explore and celebrate diversity. Introduce your family to children who are not only celebrating how they are unique, but who are also learning from and appreciating the differences in others
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ballet version of the famous story of Carmen and her star-crossed lover, Don José
Baryshnikov by Tharp( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mikhail Baryshnikov discusses dance and performs in three ballets choreographed by Twyla Tharp
The turning point by Herbert Ross( Visual )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical/drama concerns woman who 20 years before gave up a ballet career for motherhood. Now as her daughter's career is launched, she must come to terms with herself
Baryshnikov : the dancer and the dance( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profile of Mikhail Baryshnikov. Includes the complete ballet "Configurations" choreographed by Choo San Goh
Baryshnikov's Nutcracker by Norma Klein( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of a young girl, a nutcracker becomes a handsome prince. Illustrated with photos from a performance by the American Ballet Theatre
Choreography by Balanchine by George Balanchine( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of selected Balanchine ballets
Ballet favourites( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of excerpts from ballets showcases the talents of many of the greatest dancers of recent years
The swan prince : a fairy tale by Peter Anastos( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Barisjnikov, Michail 1948-

Barišņikovs, M.

Barišņikovs, M. (Mihails), 1948-

Barišņikovs, Mihails

Barišņikovs, Mihails 1948-

Barychnikov, Mikhaïl Nikolaïevitch

Baryschnikov, Mikhail

Baryschnikov Mikhail 1948-....

Baryschnikov, Mikhaïl Nikolaïevitch

Baryschnikow, Michail N. 1948-

Baryschnikow, Michail Nikolajewitsch 1948-

Baryshinikov, Mikhail 1948-

Baryshnikov, Mikhail 1948-

Baryshnikov, Mikhail Nikolaevich 1948-

Baryshnikov, Mikhall 1948-

Barysjnikov, Michail 1948-

Baryšnikov, M. N. (1948- )

Baryšnikov, Michail 1948-

Baryšnikov, Michail Nikolaevič 1948-

Baryšnikov, Mihail (1948- )

Baryšnikov, Mihail N. (1948- )

Baryšnikov, Mihail Nikolaevič

Baryšnikov, Mihail Nikolaevič (1948- )

Barysznikow Michaił (1948- )

Michael Baryshnikov

Michail Barysjnikov

Michail Baryšnikov ballerino, coreografo e attore statunitense

Michaił Barysznikow rosyjski tancerz, choreograf i aktor

Michailas Baryšnikovas

Miĥail Bariŝnikov

Mihail Barišnjikov

Mihail Baryšnikov

Mihails Barišņikovs

Mijaíl Baryshnikov

Mijaíl Chigreýshnikov

Mikhail Barixnikov

Mikhaïl Barychnikov acteur américain

Mikhail Baryshnikov Amerikaans acteur

Mikhail Baryshnikov bailarín, coreógrafo e actor naturalizado estadounidense de orixe rusa

Mikhail Baryshnikov Sobiet-Amerikano a sumasala koreograpo, ken aktor

Mikhail Baryshnikov Soviet-American dancer, choreographer, and actor born in Letonia, Soviet Union

Mikhail Baryshnikov US-amerikanischer Ballett-Tänzer, Choreograph und Schauspieler

Mikhail Barysjnikov

Nikolaevich, Mikhail Baryshnikov

Μιχαήλ Μπαρίσνικοφ Σοβιετοαμερικανός χορευτής, χορογράφος και ηθοποιός

Баришніков Михайло Миколайович

Барышников, М.Н. (Михаил Николаевич), 1948-

Барышников, Михаил 1948-

Барышников, Михаил Николаевич

Барышников, Михаил Николаевич 1948-

Михаил Баришњиков

Михаил Николаевич Барышников американский артист балета, хореограф и актёр

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ברישניקוב, מיכאיל 1948-

מיכאיל ברישניקוב

מיכאיל ברישניקוב שחקן אמריקאי

ميخائيل باريشنيكوف

میخاییل باریشنیکوف طراح رقص و بازیگر آمریکایی

মিখাইল বারিশ্‌নিকভ

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바리시니코프, 미하일 1948-

バリシニコフ, ミハイル

ミハイル・バリシニコフ

米凯亚·巴瑞辛尼科夫

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