Tag Archives: Afternoon of a Faun

Tanaquil Le Clercq: the muse of Balanchine and Robbins and her bravery in life after dance

Tanaquil Le Clercq with George Balanchine in  costume for his ballet Metamorphoses

In a new documentary, the American film producer and director Nancy Buirski tells the tragic story of Tanaquil Le Clercq,

A century of Fauns

Paul White, Anatomy of an Afternoon

The editor of Le Figaro did not hold back. Reviewing the premiere of Nijinsky’s L’Après midi d’un Faune, he massacred