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Mon 27 Dec 1943, 2.15pm, Arts Theatre Cambridge

Performance title: The Toy Princess
Company: Ballet Rambert

Soirée Musicale (in the play 'The Toy Princess')

Performance title: The Toy Princess
Choreographer: Antony Tudor
Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
Music note: Danced to live music

Performers

Tirolese Sally Gilmour
Tyrolese Robert Harrold
Bolero Sara Luzita
Bolero Anne Ashley
Bolero Marjorie Field
Tarantella Brenda Hamlyn
Tarantella Michael Bayston
Conductor Rosabel Watson
Performance note: This extract from 'Soirée Musicale' was performed in Part I, Scene 1 of 'The Toy Princess', a Christmas entertainment produced by the Cambridge Arts Theatre Trust.

Valse Noble (in the play 'The Toy Princess')

Performance title: The Toy Princess
Choreographer: Michel Fokine
Composer: Robert Schumann
Music note: Danced to live music

Performers

Dancer Elisabeth Schooling
Dancer Joan McClelland
Dancer Olivia Sarel
Dancer Stanley Newby
Dancer Peter Warwick
Dancer Iris Loraine
Conductor Rosabel Watson
Performance note: This re-titled extract from 'Carnaval' was performed in Part I, Scene 1 of 'The Toy Princess', a Christmas entertainment produced by the Cambridge Arts Theatre Trust.

Coquette (in the play 'The Toy Princess')

Performance title: The Toy Princess
Choreographer: Michel Fokine
Composer: Robert Schumann
Music note: Danced to live music

Performers

Dancer Sally Gilmour
Dancer Robert Harrold
Conductor Rosabel Watson
Performance note: This re-titled extract from 'Carnaval' was performed in Part I, Scene 1 of 'The Toy Princess', a Christmas entertainment produced by the Cambridge Arts Theatre Trust.

Carnival of Animals (in the play 'The Toy Princess')

Performance title: The Toy Princess
Choreographer: Andrée Howard
Composer: Charles Camille Saint-Saëns
Music note: Danced to live music

Performers

The Little Girl Sally Gilmour
The Lion Iris Loraine
His Attendant Jean Stokes
His Attendant Marjorie Field
The Hen Margaret Scott
The Bantam Olivia Sarel
Tortoise Nina Shelley
Tortoise Michael Holmes
The Kangaroo Marguerite Stewart
Aquarium Anne Ashley
Aquarium Brenda Hamlyn
Personage with Long Ears Robert Harrold
The Cuckoo Sara Luzita
Girl with Birds Elisabeth Schooling
Conductor Rosabel Watson
Performance note: This extract from 'Carnival of the Animals' was performed in Part I, Scene 1 of 'The Toy Princess', a Christmas entertainment produced by the Cambridge Arts Theatre Trust.

Dances from Les Sylphides (in the play 'The Toy Princess')

Performance title: The Toy Princess
Choreographer: Michel Fokine
Composer: Frédéric Chopin
Music note: Danced to live music

Performers

Dancer Sally Gilmour
Dancer Elisabeth Schooling
Dancer Sara Luzita
Dancer Robert Harrold
Dancer Olivia Sarel
Dancer Joan McClelland
Dancer Anne Ashley
Dancer Margaret Scott
Dancer Marguerite Stewart
Dancer Pamela Sabine
Dancer Nina Shelley
Dancer Brenda Hamlyn
Dancer Jean Stokes
Dancer Marjorie Field
Conductor Rosabel Watson
Performance note: The Nocturne, Waltz, and Mazurka were performed in Part II, Scene 1 of 'The Toy Princess', a Christmas entertainment produced by the Cambridge Arts Theatre Trust.
Source: Programme for 27 December 1943-22 January 1944 in the Rambert Archive
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