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The White Crow

  • The Whitty Theatre Luckley Road Wokingham, England United Kingdom (map)

Doors open 6:45pm

2h 7mins
Rating: 12A

Director: Ralph Fiennes

Writers: David Hare (screenplay), Julie Kavanagh (Inspired by her book: "Rudolf Nureyev: The Life")

Stars: Oleg Ivenko, Ralph Fiennes, Louis Hofmann

Director Ralph Fiennes captures the raw physicality and brilliance of Rudolf Nureyev, whose escape to the West at the height of the Cold War, stunned the world .

With his magnetic presence, Nureyev emerged as ballet's most famous star, a wild and beautiful dancer limited by the world of 1950s Leningrad.

His flirtation with Western artists and ideas led him into a high-stakes game of cat and mouse with the KGB.

Earlier Event: 19 September
Green Book
Later Event: 24 October
Woman at War