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    RUDOLF NUREYEV AND MARGOT FONTEYN ARE DANCING WITH THE AUSTRALIAN BALLET IN PARIS -- THE CITY WHERE IN 1961 NUREYEV WAS GRANTED POLITICAL ASYLUM.

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    RUDOLF NUREYEV AND MARGOT FONTEYN ARE DANCING WITH THE AUSTRALIAN BALLET IN PARIS -- THE CITY WHERE IN 1961 NUREYEV WAS GRANTED POLITICAL ASYLUM.

    DURING TODAY'S (MONDAY'S) REHEARSALS, NEWSMEN WERE ASKED NOT TO USE ADDITIONAL LIGHTING WHEN TAKING PHOTOGRAPHS.

    THE TWO STARS JOINED THE AUSTRALIAN BALLET AS GUEST EARLIER THIS MONTH TO PRESENT THE WORLD PREMIERE IN BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND, OF NUREYEV'S NEW PRODUCTION OF 'RAYMONDA'. THE COMPANY WINNING TRIUMPHANT OVATIONS, IS ON ITS FIRST EUROPEAN AND AMERICAN TOUR.

    PARIS BALLET LOVERS ARE ALSO SEEING THEM IN RAYMONDA AS WELL AS IN LE CORSAIRE AND GISELLE. THE COMPANY'S PROGRAMME IS PART OF THE PARIS THIRD INTERNATIONAL DANCE FESTIVAL. AFTERWARDS, THE COMPANY'S EUROPEAN TOUR TAKES IT TO COPENHAGEN (NOV 24-27), WEST BERLIN (NOV 30-DEC 8), AND LONDON FROM DEC 14.

    THEN, SAN FRANCISCO, LOS ANGELES AND HONOLULU (DEC 27 -- JAN 16).

    (PARIS POLICE REPORTED LATE TONIGHT THAT A STAR DANCER AND A CHOREOGRAPHER OF THE BUCHAREST OPERA BALLET IN PARIS FOR THE FESTIVAL HAS ASKED FOR POLITICAL ASYLUM. NO DECISION HAD YET BEEN MADE ON THE REQUEST.)

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE101T57JN9D9ULGR07X7HLDOF
    Media URN:
    VLVAE101T57JN9D9ULGR07X7HLDOF
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/11/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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