Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil Le Clercq

Opens Friday, May 16
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1hr 31mins // directed by:Nancy Buirski

Of the great ballerinas, Tanaquil Le Clercq may have been the most transcendent. 

With a body unlike any before hers, she mesmerized viewers and choreographers alike. With her elongated, race-horse physique, she became the new prototype for the great George Balanchine.

Because of her extraordinary movement and unique personality on