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Film, Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil Le Clercq film review

Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil Le Clercq film review

Aplomb is basic to ballet, so obviously it matters a lot to ballet movies. Nancy Buirski's documentary accordingly suggests that the true story of Tanaquil Le Clercq — the story of a great ballerina paralyzed by polio — is only…
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Calendar, Night&Day Men in Tights

Men in Tights

It was said that Vaslav Nijinsky inhabited midair and hung there, shimmering, before he disappeared: His role in the ballet Le Spectre de la Rose was world-famous in 1911. It was also said that he was insane and obscene, but…
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