Frederick Ashton and His Ballets

1977

Hamlet Prelude
M Franz Liszt (Symphonic Poem No 10, Hamlet, 1859)
SC Carl Toms
D Ophelia: Margot Fonteyn; Hamlet: Rudolf Nureyev
FP Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House, London, 30 May 1977

NP Royal Ballet; under the title Hamlet with Ophelia:
D as above; FP Sejong Cultural Center, Seoul, South Korea, 18 May 1978

Tweedledum and Tweedledee
M Percy Grainger (Shepherd's Hey, British Folk-Music Settings No 3, and Country Gardens)
C lent by Bermans and Nathans Limited
D Lesley Collier, Wayne Sleep, Graham Fletcher
FP Friends of One-Parent Families Gala, Adelphi Theatre, London,
28 November 1977

ST Royal Ballet: FP Friends of Covent Garden Christmas Party, Royal Opera House, London, 11 December 1977

ST City Ballet of London; R Lesley Collier and Graham Fletcher:
FP Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham, 20 January 1996

ST Birmingham Royal Ballet; R Lesley Collier:
D Michael O’Hare, David Justin, Rachel Peppin
FP Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Birmingham, 5 April 2000

[Die Fledermaus]
Operetta in three acts by Carl Haffner and Richard Genée,
after Le Réveillon by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy
M Johann Strauss Jr (1874)
Produced by Leopold Lindtberg
SC Julia Trevelyan Oman
Choreography by Frederick Ashton:
Explosionspolka
D Ensemble (six couples)
Frühlingsstimmerwalzer
D Merle Park, Wayne Eagling
FP Royal Opera, Royal Opera House, London, 31 December 1977

ST Gala Performance; Frühlingsstimmerwalzer, under the title Voices of Spring: D Merle Park, Wayne Eagling;
Ambassador Auditorium, Los Angeles CA, 21 September 1978

ST Royal Ballet; under the title Voices of Spring: D Merle Park, Wayne Eagling; FP Royal Opera House, London, 2 April 1981

ST Het Nationale Ballet; under the title Voices of Spring:
R Wayne Eagling: FP Muziektheater, Amsterdam, 18 October 1989

ST Birmingham Royal Ballet; under the title Voices of Spring;
R Ann Whitley:
D Amabra Vallo, Robert Parker
FP Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Birmingham, 5 April 2000

ST An Evening of British Ballet; under the title Voices of Spring;
C Julia Trevelyan Oman;
D Alina Cojocaru, Johann Kobborg
FP Festival de Sintra, Portugal, 23 July 2004

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