This September, the world’s leading ballet stars will join together to celebrate the legacy of the legendary dancer Rudolf Nureyev at London's historic Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Widely regarded as the greatest ballet dancer ever, he transcended borders and his performances popularized ballet with audiences throughout the world. Nureyev's unique artistry continues to influence and inspire ballet today. Nureyev legend and Legacy will feature a dazzling array of highlights from Nureyev’s transformative career performed by an international cast of dancers from the most illustrious ballet companies with live music performed by the Royal Ballet Sinfonia conducted by renowned Music Director David Briskin. There will be 5 evenings of celebration at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in September 2022. This event is presented in association with the Rudolf Nureyev Foundation. Directed by Nehemiah Kish, with lighting by Simon Bennison and costumes by Natalia Stewart.