In the finest tradition of investigative journalism, The New Yorker has apparently uncovered new information about Sergei Diaghilev, information that will fascinate ballet lovers everywhere:
Print issue dated December 13, 2010
Article: A Year's Reading
Subheading: NonfictionNow you know.
Diaghilev, by Sjeng Scheijen, translated from the Dutch by Jane Hedley-Prole and S. J. Leinbach (Oxford; $39.95). New revelations about the dancer.
Well, Amazon has him a writer, and now the New Yorker reveals he was a dancer!!! What an incredible life. And so much was secret from us.