2005. USA. Dan Geller, Dayna Goldfine. 118 min.
Geller, Goldfine, and dancer Freddie Franklin present
Saturday, July 19, 2008, 3:30 p.m.
Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2
2005. USA. Directed by Dan Geller, Dayna Goldfine. A whimsical, often magical investigation of the origins of ballet as American audiences have come to know it. Tracing the journey of such artists as Vaslav Nijinsky and George Balanchine from Europe to the U.S., Ballets Russes features archival footage and astonishing interviews with original members of the companies that transformed dance. 118 min.