Jump to content


This site uses cookies. By using this site, you agree to accept cookies, unless you've opted out. (US government web page with instructions to opt out: http://www.usa.gov/optout-instructions.shtml)

Baryshnikov donation to NYPL


  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 California

California

    Platinum Circle

  • Senior Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,807 posts

Posted 05 October 2011 - 02:12 PM

The New York Times is reporting the donation by Mikhail Baryshnikov of his personal archives to the Dance Collection at the New York Public Library:
http://www.nytimes.c...-boxes.html_r=1

The library staff expects that it will take three years to transfer the 650 tapes to digital so they can be reviewed by researchers.

Such a gold mine! I know what I'll be doing on future trips to New York!

#2 California

California

    Platinum Circle

  • Senior Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,807 posts

Posted 09 November 2011 - 02:54 PM

Here's an update on the exhibitio,n now until December 3:
http://www.nypl.org/...rchival-preview

Too bad they can't leave something available longer than that for out-of-towners who can't visit this month!


0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users


Help support Ballet Alert! and Ballet Talk for Dancers year round by using this search box for your amazon.com purchases. (If it doesn't appear below, your computer's or browser's adblockers may have blocked display):