Misha started at the Kirov Ballet in Leningrad, then joined ABT while working with artists at NYCB and the Royal Ballet. He was eventually ABT’s artistic director from 1980 to He’s also an actor — he earned an Oscar nom for his role in The Turning Point.
Known as the best living male ballet dancer, Mikhail Baryshnikov is a famous Russian dancer. He also has had roles in film, as he starred in the last season of Sex and the City. Iv seen so many videos of this awesome dancer! White Knights, nuf said!