Ronn Guidi, Oakland Ballet

Artistic Director of Oakland Ballet for 40 years, Guidi nurtures a lifelong admiration for the genius of Sergei Diaghilev; he created Oakland Ballet to preserve Diaghilev's work. Full-life oral history: Sergei Diaghilev and the Original Oakland Ballet. Video: Reconstructing the Oakland Ballet. Interviews by Jeff Friedman, PhD. Producer: Basya Petnick, Books & Lives.