Battle of the Gods

Berenson, Ruth
March 1975
National Review;3/14/1975, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p291
Entertainment Review
Profiles two famous Russian ballet dancers Rudolf Nureyev and Mikhail Baryshnikov who recently performed at different theaters across New York State. Information about the career history of these two dancers; Popularity gained by these dancers among New York dance lovers during this year's winter festival; Views of Nureyev about the dancing style of Baryshnikov; Comparison of both the dancers who have learned dancing from the same Soviet teacher, Aleksandr Pushkin; Evaluation of the performance of Nureyev in the ballet dance "Giselle"; Evaluation of the performance of Baryshnikov in the ballet dance "The Moor's Pavane."


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