Rus News Journal

Rudolf Nureev: houses and walls help?

in the evening on October, 13th Russian to Conduct have told that Rudolf Nureev is sick

of AIDS, but despite it is going to visit in November Russia. Observers
consider that arrival of Nureeva in November to Moscow is impossible - a condition
the dancer too hard for similar moving.

Rudolf Hametovich Nureev was born on March, 17th, 1938 in Irkutsk. With 1955 on
1958 studied in Vaganovsky choreographic school in Leningrad. In 1958
to year it is accepted in the Kirov theatre where danced till 1961 in ZHizeli Sleeping
to the beauty Don - Kihote Swan lake . In 1961 has emigrated from the USSR
and ballet master Grande Opera in Paris has started to work in Royal ballet in London, since 1985 main
. In 1990 came to Leningrad where in
Kirovsk theatre danced in to the Sylph . Lately seriously was fond
of conducting. Nureev, apprehended in the ballet creativity of tradition
the well-known Nizhinsky, it is recognised by one of the best dancers of the world.

Rudolf Nureev since spring of this year is going to arrive once again to Russia
to dance. It was planned that in November it will rehearse in Big. Went
speech and about a possible conductor`s debut of Nureeva to Russia, but the chief
a press - services of the Bolshoi theatre Alexander Kolesnikov has told to the correspondent,
that with conducting by an orchestra of the Bolshoi theatre at Nureeva could arise
problems. In Russia it yet has not proved the professionalism in quality
the conductor .
In the end of August - the beginning of September of this year when Nureev has arrived to Moscow,
it became clear that November visit, probably, will be cancelled. Under the certificate
eyewitnesses, it already then was in very grave condition. Now Nureev lies
at home, in Paris. Newspaper Daily Mail has given of a word of the friend of the dancer (its name not
is informed): Rudi does not consider that the end is close. He believes that will recover, and
is full of optimism. He simply does not understand, how is strongly sick .
If nevertheless there will be a miracle and the dancer suddenly feels better,
no obstacles with entrance to Russia at it will exist: in the Russian Center
preventive maintenance of struggle against AIDS to the correspondent have told that from driving in
the country it is not required certificates, they are sick of AIDS or not if they
come for term smaller, than three months.

ELENA - TIKHONOV