Fun facts for teachers & students
Nureyev, the ballet Yuri Possokhov choreographed about Rudolf Nureyev for the Bolshoi Ballet, mirrored the late star’s dramatic life with plenty of drama of its own: its July 2017 premiere was postponed, and when the piece finally did open in December 2017, the production team appeared onstage on opening night wearing T-shirts emblazoned with what slogan?
a. “We Are All Nureyev”
b. “Free the Director”
c. “This Is the End”
d. “Run to Freedom”