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Meet The Artists

Artists from Russia, Eastern Europe & Asia

Amagatsu, Ushio
butoh / Sankai Juku
Balanchine, George
choreography / neoclassicism / New York City Ballet
Baryshnikov, Mikhail Nikolaevitch
American Ballet Theatre / White Oak Dance Project/ Baryshnikov Arts Center
Diaghilev, Serge
Ballets Russes / impresario / modernist experimentation
Duncan, Isadora
emotion / spirituality / “The Dancer of the Future”
Fokine, Michel
Ballets Russes / choreography / dance theory
Ivanov, Lev
choreography / Imperial Russian Ballet
Massine, Léonide
choreography / Ballets Russes / dance films / dance writing
Naharin, Ohad
choreography / Ohad Naharin Dance Company / Batsheva Dance Company
Nijinska, Bronislava
Ballets Russes / modernist choreography / gender-related themes
Nijinsky, Vaslav
Ballets Russes / revolutionary choreography
Nureyev, Rudolf
star status / guest artist / choreography
Pavlova, Anna
legendary performer / The Dying Swan / dance films
Petipa, Marius
choreography / Imperial Russian Ballet
Teshigawara, Saburo
choreography / Karas / Tokyo
Ulanova, Galina
Kirov Ballet / Bolshoi Ballet
Vaganova, Agrippina
pedgagogy / Vaganova Ballet Academy / dance writing