The National Ballet of Canada returns to the Bay Area for the first time in a decade with Nijinsky, John Neumeier’s imaginative tribute to the legendary dancer-choreographer. In this kaleidoscopic biography, pivotal moments surface through the lens of Nijinsky’s psychosis, illuminated by the iconic characters he danced. “Stamina, guts and passion are what define this company right now.” —National Post

*Based partly on original sketches by Léon Bakst and Alexandre Benois


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