Rudolf Nureyev

Rudolf Nureyev photographed by Richard Avedon Rudolf Khametovich Nureyev (17 March 1938 – 6 January 1993) was a ballet dancer, one of the most celebrated of the 20th century. Nureyev’s artistic skills explored expressive areas of the dance, providing a new role to the male ballet dancer who once served only as support to the women. more… Read more »