Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil Le Clercq
Directed by Nancy Buirski. Tanaquil Le Clercq, a remarkable, long-limbed ballerina who loved Jerome Robbins and married George Balanchine, and whose New York City Ballet career was cut short by polio in 1956, is profiled in this new documentary. Has a 100% “fresh” rating (unanimous favorable reviews) on RottenTomatoes.com.
USA, 2013, color/b&w, Blu-ray, 91 min.
Admission is $9; CMA members, seniors 65 & over, and students $7; or one CMA Film Series voucher. Vouchers, in books of ten, can be purchased at the Ticket Center for $70 (CMA members $60).