October 24th, 2016
7:00pm EST
The Center for Ballet and the Arts
20 Cooper Square

Emmy-Award winning actor Paul Giamatti performed a reading of excerpts from Vaslav Nijinsky’s diaries, chronicling his profound alienation and descent into madness, as performed by Mikhail Baryshnikov in Letter to a Man, directed by Robert Wilson as part of BAM 2016 Next Wave Festival. Afterwards, the panel enegaged in a discussion on dance, madness, and sexuality.

Inside Nijinsky’s Diaries was presented by The Center for Ballet and the Arts.

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Emmy-Award winning actor Paul Giamatti performing a reading of excerpts from Vaslav Nijinsky’s diaries at CBA event, Inside Nijinsky's Diaries.

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Emmy-Award winning actor Paul Giamatti performing a reading of excerpts from Vaslav Nijinsky’s diaries at CBA event, Inside Nijinsky's Diaries.

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Jennifer Homans talking to panel at CBA event, Inside Nijinsky Diaries.

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Jennifer Homans talking to guest speaker at CBA Event, Inside Nijinsky Diaries.

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Jennifer Homans speaking at CBA event, Inside Nijinsky Diaries.

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Audience clapping at CBA event, Inside Nijinsky Diaries.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Asselin

Emmy-Award winning actor Paul Giamatti performing a reading of excerpts from Vaslav Nijinsky’s diaries at CBA event, Inside Nijinsky's Diaries.
Emmy-Award winning actor Paul Giamatti performing a reading of excerpts from Vaslav Nijinsky’s diaries at CBA event, Inside Nijinsky's Diaries.
Jennifer Homans talking to panel at CBA event, Inside Nijinsky Diaries.
Jennifer Homans talking to guest speaker at CBA Event, Inside Nijinsky Diaries.
Jennifer Homans speaking at CBA event, Inside Nijinsky Diaries.
Audience clapping at CBA event, Inside Nijinsky Diaries.