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Nijinsky, Vaslav (12 Mar. 1889)

Debra Craine and Judith Mackrell

in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance

Second edition

Published in print January 2010 | ISBN: 9780199563449
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191727658
Nijinsky, Vaslav (12 Mar. 1889)

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Russian dancer and choreographer. The most famous dancer of Diaghilev's Ballets Russes and one of the towering figures of 20th-century ballet. He was the son of the Polish dancers ...

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Subjects: Dance

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