Nijinsky, Vaslav

 (1890–1950) Russian dancer and choreographer.

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  • Nijinsky, Vaslav — orig. Vatslav Fomich Nizhinsky born March 12, 1890, Kiev, Ukraine, Russian Empire died April 8, 1950, London, Eng. Russian ballet dancer. After early lessons from his parents, famous dancers with their own company, he and his sister, Bronislava… …   Universalium

  • Nijinsky, Vaslav — (1889 1950)    A Russian dancer, who at the height of his career was the most celebrated dancer in the Western world. In 1919, at the age of 29, Nijinsky gradually became psychotic. In his diary, which constitutes a unique day to day record of… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Nijinsky,Vaslav — Ni·jin·sky (nĭ zhĭnʹskē, jĭnʹ ), Vaslav or Waslaw 1890 1950. Russian born dancer and choreographer noted for his leading roles with Diaghilev s Ballets Russes in Paris and for his choreography of The Rites of Spring (1913) and other ballets. * *… …   Universalium

  • Nijinsky (film) — Nijinsky Theater poster Directed by Herbert Ross Produced by Nora …   Wikipedia

  • Vaslav Nijinsky — For other uses, see Nijinsky (disambiguation). Vaslav Nijinsky Vaslav Nijinsky as Vayou in Nikolai Legat s revival of Marius Petipa s The Talisman, St. Petersburg, 1910 …   Wikipedia

  • Vaslav Nijinsky — Leon Bakst Nijinsky en el ballet La siesta del fauno, 1912. Vaslav Fomich Nijinsky (ruso: Вацлав Фомич Нижинский; Kiev, 12 de marzo de 1890 Londres, 8 de abril de 1950) fue un bailarín de ballet y …   Wikipedia Español

  • Vaslav Nijinski — Dieser Artikel bezieht sich auf den Tänzer Vaslav Nijinsky. Weitere Bedeutungen von Nijinsky und Nijinski unter Nijinsky (Begriffsklärung) Nijinsky als Windgott Vayou in Marius Petipas Ballett Der Talisman, um 1910 Vaslav Nijinsky (französische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nijinsky — Dieser Artikel bezieht sich auf den Tänzer Vaslav Nijinsky. Weitere Bedeutungen von Nijinsky und Nijinski unter Nijinsky (Begriffsklärung) Nijinsky als Windgott Vayou in Marius Petipas Ballett Der Talisman, um 1910 Vaslav Nijinsky (französische …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vaslav Nijinsky — Nijinsky als Windgott Vayou in Marius Petipas Ballett Der Talisman, um 1910 Vaslav Nijinsky (französische Transkription, in ursprünglicher polnischer Schreibweise Wacław Niżyński, russisch Вацлав Фомич Нижинский / Wazlaw …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vaslav Nijinsky — Vaslav Nijinski  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Nijinski.  Nijinski à …   Wikipédia en Français

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