A Russian ballet dancer, widely considered to have been one of the best male dancers of the twentieth century.
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With his eyes bulging with excitement Nijinsky leapt back and assumed the attitude of warlike defiance known as "coming on guard."
I should like at this point to pay heartfelt homage to Vaslav Nijinsky's unsurpassed rendering of the role of Petroushka.
Nijinsky began by demanding such a fantastic number of rehearsals that it was physically impossible to give them to him.
Diaghileff made up his mind that year that he would spare no effort to make a choreographer of Nijinsky.
It is true that I refrained at the time from telling Nijinsky what I thought of his efforts as a ballet master.