Frederick Ashton and His Ballets

1975

Scène dansante
Entrée, pas de deux, variations, and coda
M Jacques Offenbach (from Le Papillon, ballet-pantomime, 1860)
D Merle Park, David Wall
FP Artists of the Royal Ballet, The Maltings, Snape, Aldeburgh,
16 March 1975

NP Friends' Christmas Party, under the title Le Papillon;
C Julia Trevelyan Oman: D Merle Park, Wayne Eagling;
FP Royal Opera House, London, 11 December 1977;

ST English National Opera Gala; D Merle Park, Wayne Eagling;
Coliseum, London, 21 March 1978

ST "A Good Night's Sleep"; D Merle Park, Wayne Eagling;
Adelphi Theatre, London, 28 November 1978

Brahms Waltz
Choreography by Frederick Ashton after Isadora Duncan
M Johannes Brahms (Waltz, Opus 39 No 15)
C David Dean
D Lynn Seymour
FP Nijinsky Gala, Ballett des Hamburgischen Staatsoper, Hamburg, 22 June 1975

ST American Ballet Theatre, under the title Homage to Isadora;
D Lynn Seymour FP Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles CA,
6 March 1976

See 1976, Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan

[Floresta Amazónica]
Choreography by Dalal Ashcar and Frederick Ashton
M Heitor Villa-Lobos (Suite from the film Green Mansions, 1958)
C Jose Varona
Pas de deux
D Ela: Margot Fonteyn; O Homen Blanco: David Wall
FP Ballet do Rio de Janeiro, Teatro Municipal, Rio de Janeiro,
6 August 1975

ST Pas de deux only; FP Curitiba, Brazil, 20 August 1975

ST New London Ballet; pas de deux only; D Margot Fonteyn, Ivan Nagy; Teatro Nacional, Madrid, 1 October 1975

ST An Evening with Fonteyn and Nureyev; under the title Final Pas de deux from Amazon Forest; D Margot Fonteyn, Rudolf Nureyev;
FP Uris Theatre, New York NY, 18 November 1975

ST Royal Ballet: under the title Amazon Forest; D Margot Fonteyn, David Wall; FP Royal Opera House, London, 23 November 1976

ST Gala Ballet Season: D Margot Fonteyn, Stephen Jefferies;
FP Royal Festival Hall, London, 10 August 1978

 

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