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Thu 10 Jun 1937, 2.30pm, Birmingham Repertory Theatre

The Strike of Wives

Choreographer: Antony Tudor
Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
Music note: Danced to live music

Performers

Myrrhina (a Young Mother) Maude Lloyd
Cinesias (her Husband) Walter Gore
Lysistrata Celia Franks
Husband to Lysistrata Frank Staff
Calonice Elisabeth Schooling
Husband to Calonice Leo Kersley
Lampito Andrée Howard
Other Athenian Woman Tamara Svetlova
Other Athenian Woman Ann Gee
Other Athenian Woman Olive Sarel
Other Athenian Woman Patricia Clogstoun
Other Athenian Woman Angela Dukes
Piano Angus Morrison
Piano Edwin Benbow

Valse Romantique No. 2 (Chabrier)

Music note: Musical interlude between dances

Performers

Piano Angus Morrison
Piano Edwin Benbow

Bluebird

Choreographer: Marius Petipa
Composer: Piotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky
Music note: Danced to live music

Performers

Dancer Deborah Dering
Dancer Celia Franks
Dancer Leo Kersley
Piano Angus Morrison
Piano Edwin Benbow
Performance note: The programme lists Dering or Franks in the female role without specifying who danced at this performance. Both are listed here.

Death and the Maiden

Choreographer: Andrée Howard
Composer: Franz Schubert
Music note: Danced to live music

Performers

Dancer Andrée Howard
Dancer Frank Staff
Dancer Tamara Svetlova
Dancer Ann Gee
Dancer Celia Franks
Dancer Sally Gilmour
Piano Angus Morrison
Piano Edwin Benbow

The Planets

Choreographer: Antony Tudor
Composer: Gustav Holst
Music note: Danced to live music

Performers

VENUS
Mortal born under Venus Elisabeth Schooling
Mortal born under Venus Frank Staff
The Planet Maude Lloyd
Dancer Tamara Svetlova
Dancer Ann Gee
Dancer Daphne Gow
Dancer Angela Dukes
MARS
Mortal born under Mars Walter Gore
The Planet Patricia Clogstoun
Dancer Susette Morfield
Dancer Olivia Sarel
Dancer Celia Franks
Dancer Sally Gilmour
NEPTUNE
Mortal born under Neptune Maude Lloyd
The Planet Daphne Gow
Dancer Tamara Svetlova
Dancer Angela Dukes
Piano Angus Morrison
Piano Edwin Benbow

La Muse s'Amuse

Choreographer: Andrée Howard
Composer: Deodat de Sévérac
Music note: Danced to live music

Performers

The Hostess Maude Lloyd
Her Maid Susette Morfield
Her Guest Elisabeth Schooling
Her Guest Tamara Svetlova
Her Guest Ann Gee
Her Guest Patricia Clogstoun
Her Guest Deborah Dering
The Virtuoso Frank Staff
His Muse Andrée Howard
Piano Angus Morrison
Piano Edwin Benbow

Valse Caprice (Rubenstein)

Music note: Musical interlude between dances

Performers

Piano Angus Morrison
Piano Edwin Benbow
Performance note: Music arranged by Edwin Benbow

Capriol Suite

Choreographer: Frederick Ashton
Composer: Peter Warlock
Music note: Danced to live music

Performers

Basse-Danse Elisabeth Schooling
Basse-Danse Susette Morfield
Basse-Danse Walter Gore
Basse-Danse Frank Staff
Pavane Daphne Gow
Pavane Frank Staff
Tordion Susette Morfield
Tordion Walter Gore
Pieds-en-l'Air Daphne Gow
Pieds-en-l'Air Elisabeth Schooling
Pieds-en-l'Air Frank Staff
Mattachins Walter Gore
Mattachins Frank Staff
Mattachins Leo Kersley
Piano Angus Morrison
Piano Edwin Benbow
Source: Programme for 7-19 June 1937 and insert for 10 June (matinee and evening) in the Rambert Archive
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