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La valse (1958)

Poème choréographique


Abbreviations:
M Music by
S Scenery by
C Costumes by
D Danced by
FP First performance
NP New production
R Reproduced by
ST Staging (indicates that the ballet was produced in substantially its original form)



M Maurice Ravel (1919-1920)
SC André Levasseur

D Vera Colombo, Mario Pistoni, Carmen Puthod, Guilio Perugini, Elettra Morini, Walter Vendetti, and corps de ballet
FP Teatro alla Scala, Milan, 31 January 1958

ST Royal Ballet
D Deidre Dixon, Christine Beckley, Jacqueline Darryl, Gary Burne, Richard Farley, Keith Rosson
FP Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 10 March 1959

By other companies:

ST Royal Danish Ballet; R Frederick Ashton and Robert Mead
D Benedikte Paaske, Eva Kloborg, Lis Jeppesen, Arne Bech, Johnny Eliasen, Bjarne Hecht
FP Kongelige Teater, Copenhagen, 10 December 1982

ST Royal Ballet School; R Christopher Carr
FP Royal Opera House, London, 16 July2005

(Orfeo ed Euridice)
Opera in two acts by Raniero de'Calzabigi
M Christoph Willibald Gluck
Production by Gustav Grüdgens
SC Hein Heckroth
Cast: Orfeo: Fedora Barbieri; Amore: Françoise Orgeas; Euridice: Sena Jurinac
D Vera Colombo, Roberto Fascilla, Carla Fracci, Gilda Majocchi, Mario Pistoni, Bruno Tellosi
FP Teatro alla Scala, Milan, 18 February 1958