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(TV Movie) (choreographer - as Rudolf Nurejew)
La belle au bois dormant
(TV Movie) (choreographer - as Rudolf Noureev) / (director: Paris Opera production - as Rudolf Noureev)
(TV Series documentary) (choreographer - 1 episode)
He performed in the ballet, "Diversions," and "Giselle," in a Royal Ballet production at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Margot Fonteyn, Leslie Edwards, David Drew, Donald MacLeary, Graham Usher, Deanne Bergsma, Derek Rencher, Gerd Larsen, Pamela May, and Antoinette Sibley in the cast.
2 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
2 Articles |
4 Pictorials |
Rudolf Noureev | Rudolf Nurejew
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
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.