Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy.
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(TV Movie) (choreographer - as Rudolf Nurejew)
The Sleeping Beauty
(TV Movie) (choreographer - as Rudolf Noureev) / (director: Paris Opera production - as Rudolf Noureev)
(TV Series documentary) (choreographer - 1 episode)
(February 12,1972,) He performed in the ballet, "Romeo and Juliet," in a Royal Ballet production at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Margot Fonteyn, Michael Coleman, Desmond Doyle, Derek Rencher, Michael Somes, Leslie Edwards, Deanne Bergsma, Wayne Sleep, and Wayne Eagling in the cast.
2 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
2 Articles |
4 Pictorials |
Rudolf Noureev | Rudolf Nurejew
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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I don't care if Margot is a Dame of the British Empire or older than myself. For me she represents eternal youth; there is an absolute musical quality in her beautiful body and phrasing. Because we are sincere and gifted, an intense abstract love is born between us every time we dance together.
Was actually a closeted homosexual at a time when it was considered immoral and even illegal. His repression of his true nature forced him to keep his relationships shrouded in secrecy and made him a very hostile and angry man. He remained closeted all the way to his death.