Mikhail Baryshnikov

Jan 28, 1948
Riga, Latvia, Soviet Union. [now independent Latvia]


Born in the former Soviet Union, dancer/actor Mikhail Baryshnikov came to ballet at the advanced age of 15. Because of his extraordinary leg-muscle strength, he was permitted to join Leningrad's Kirov Company, in which he worked his way up to featured soloist. During the Kirov's Canadian tour in 1974, Baryshnikov disappeared for several days, and when… More

Mikhail Baryshnikov Videos

White Nights
2 minutes 41 seconds
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Company Business
1 minutes 13 seconds
That's Dancing
1 minutes 18 seconds

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