Preview: The White Crow
+ Q&A with director Ralph Fiennes and screenwriter David Hare
The ambitious and young Rudolf Nureyev travels to Paris in the 1960s, drawing the attention of the KGB.
Dir Ralph Fiennes
With Oleg Ivenko, Ralph Fiennes, Louis Hofmann
Courtesy of Studiocanal
We meet Rudolph Nureyev (Ivenko) – who would become one of ballet’s brightest stars – as an electrifying and impulsive young dancer in the early 1960s, when the finest Soviet dancers are sent to Paris. It’s there that Nureyev, culturally ravenous and unapologetically ambitious, falls in love with the city and its intelligentsia, which draws the attention of the KGB.
Audio description is available at this preview.
Tickets £15, concs £12 (Members pay £2 less)