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Vaslav Nijinsky

a leap into madness

by Peter F. Ostwald

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Published by Robson Books, Parkwest in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia (Federation)
    • Subjects:
    • Nijinsky, Waslaw, 1890-1950.,
    • Ballet dancers -- Russia (Federation) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Peter Ostwald.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV1785.N6 O88 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 372 p. :
      Number of Pages372
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3959224M
      ISBN 101861052502
      LC Control Number2001097422

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Vaslav Nijinsky. likes · 1 talking about this. Vaslav Nijinsky was one of the most talented male ballet dancers in history; perhaps even the greatest. Unfortunately, there isn’t any clear footage Followers: Vaslav Nijinsky, Russian-born ballet dancer of almost legendary fame, celebrated for his spectacular leaps and sensitive interpretations.

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Moritz with his wife, Romola, and their three-year-old daughter. His relations with Serge Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes, the company in which. 00 Vaslav Nijinsky (), the "God of Dance," was on the verge of a mental breakdown when he wrote this diary as an outlet for his views on religion, art, love, and life.

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Jul 26,  · "The Diaries of Vaslav Nijinsky" is a film with that musical kind of effect. I have tried to describe it accurately. You will either be in sympathy with it, or not. Much depends on what you bring into the theater. It is possible that those who know most about Nijinsky will be most baffled, because this is not a film about knowing, but about /4.

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--Notes on Nijinsky photographs, by Edwin Denby. --Nijinsky and Til Eulenspiegel, by R.E. Jones. --Note on Nijinsky and Robert Edmond Jones, by Stark Young. --The strangeness of Til, by H.T. Parker. --The drawings of Nijinsky, by Marsden Hartley. The Diary of Vaslav Nijinsky by Nijinsky, Romola.

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May 05,  · Nijinsky's art was a vanishing act, and his mystique depended on gestures that lasted only a second, like his leap through a window in The Spectre.

Unlock This Study Guide Now. Start your hour free trial to unlock this The Diary of Vaslav Nijinsky study guide and get instant access to the following. Summary; You'll also get access to more. Apr 25,  · Directed by Paul Cox.

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