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  • Mikhail Baryshnikov stars in "Man in a Case" in performances with members of the Big Dance Theater through Dec. 22. (T. CHARLES ERICKSON)

    Baryshnikov meets Chekhov in 'Case'

    Mikhail Baryshnikov is a master of innovation. This week he utilizes his expertise in both dance and drama to make his Shakespeare Theatre Company debut in "Man in a Case." Adapted from two Chekhov stories by Annie-B Parson and Paul Lazar, the multimedia production features Misha, as he prefers to be called, and members of their Big Dance Theater.

  • Baryshnikov takes the US stage in native Russian

    Sitting in the theater where he's about to showcase his latest work, Mikhail Baryshnikov confesses that even after decades on stage, he still gets nervous before every curtain call.

  • Baryshnikov shows his dance photography in Miami

    The dancer in the photograph isn't frozen in time. Her body is the source of light on a darkened stage, and with a blur of muscle, she's dancing straight at the viewer who has stepped into her moment.

  • FILE - This undated file photo provided by Sotheby's in New York shows the painting "View of St. Petersburg" by Petr Petrovich Vereshchagin, which is to be sold at Sotheby's on April 12, 2011, as part of the auction house's Russian art sale, where it is expected to fetch $300,000 to $500,000. The 19th century painting of St. Petersburg that Mikhail Baryshnikov purchased decades ago will be auctioned to help benefit new works at his Baryshnikov Arts Center in New York City. (AP Photo/Sotheby's, File)

    Baryshnikov-owned Russian painting sells in NYC

    A 19th century painting of St. Petersburg that Mikhail Baryshnikov purchased decades ago, and depicting the Russian city he loved, was auctioned Tuesday for $746,500 to benefit the famous dancer's New York City performing arts center.

  • Ballet dancers of the American Ballet Theatre perform in one-act ballets during a dress rehearsal in the Bolshoi Theater in Moscow,  Russia, Tuesday, March 29, 2011. The American Ballet Theatre has returned to Moscow for the first time since the 1960s and since the defection of Mikhail Baryshnikov, who took his star power to the U.S. company. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

    ABT returns to Moscow stage after 45 years

    The American Ballet Theatre has returned to Moscow for the first time since the 1960s and the first time since the defection of Mikhail Baryshnikov, who left Russia's famed Bolshoi Theatre to bring his luminous star power to the U.S. ballet company.

  • FILE - This undated file photo provided by Sotheby's in New York shows the painting "View of St. Petersburg" by Petr Petrovich Vereshchagin, which is to be sold at Sotheby's on April 12, 2011, as part of the auction house's Russian art sale, where it is expected to fetch $300,000 to $500,000. The 19th century painting of St. Petersburg that Mikhail Baryshnikov purchased decades ago will be auctioned to help benefit new works at his Baryshnikov Arts Center in New York City. (AP Photo/Sotheby's, File)

    Painting from Baryshnikov collection to sell in NY

    A 19th century painting of St. Petersburg that Mikhail Baryshnikov purchased decades ago will be auctioned to help benefit new works at his Baryshnikov Arts Center in New York City.

  • FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2005 file photo, Mikhail Baryshnikov enters the Princess Grace awards with his wife Lisa Rinehart in New York. The suburban New York house owned by Baryshnikov and bought in 1981, is on the market for an asking price of about $4 million. The 19th-century home features six bedrooms, 5 1/2 bathrooms and sweeping views of the Hudson River. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

    Mikhail Baryshnikov's NY house on sale for $4M

    A suburban New York house owned by Mikhail Baryshnikov is on the market for an asking price of about $4 million.

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