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Wed 17 Jun 1964, 2.30pm , New Theatre, Oxford

Les Sylphides

Choreographer: Michel Fokine
Composer: Frédéric Chopin

Performers

Nocturne June Sandbrook
Nocturne Alida Belair
Nocturne Gillian Martlew
Nocturne Kenneth Bannerman
Valse Alida Belair
Mazurka June Sandbrook
Mazurka Kenneth Bannerman
Prelude Gillian Martlew
Grande Valse June Sandbrook
Grande Valse Kenneth Bannerman
Final Ensemble
Conductor David Ellenberg
Violin (Leader) Beatrice Carrelle
Solo Piano Cyril Preedy

Sweet Dancer

Choreographer: Walter Gore
Composer: Frank Martin
Premiere type: World premiere

Performers

The Girl Paula Hinton
He who loves her John Chesworth
Friend Joanna Banks
Friend Christine Courtney
Friend Sandra Craig
Friend Cristina Dyson
Friend Hilary Grant
Friend Marie Lavelle
Friend Wendy Valent
Friend Christopher Bruce
Friend Alan Cunliffe
Friend Peter Curtis
Friend John O'Brien
Friend Dries Reyneke
Stranger Robert Ash
Stranger Mark Owen
Conductor David Ellenberg
Violin (Leader) Beatrice Carrelle
Solo Piano Cyril Preedy

Gala Performance

Choreographer: Antony Tudor
Composer: Sergei Prokofiev

Performers

La Reine de la Danse (in red) from Moscow Anna Truscott
La Déese de la Danse (in black) from Milan Gillian Martlew
La Fille de Terphischore (in pink) from Paris Gayrie Macsween
Cavalier John Chesworth
Cavalier John O'Brien
Cavalier Peter Curtis
Coryphée Maggie Lorraine
Coryphée Joanna Banks
Coryphée Christine Courtney
Coryphée Jill Davey
Coryphée Hilary Grant
Coryphée Wendy Valent
Conductor Dries Reyneke
Dresser Carolyn Fey
Conductor David Ellenberg
Violin (Leader) Beatrice Carrelle
Solo Piano Cyril Preedy
Source: Programme for 17-19 June 1964 in the Rambert Archive
Made by Palace