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Circus Wings

Choreographer: Susan Salaman
Composer: Darius Milhaud
Set designer: Susan Salaman
Costume designer: Susan Salaman
World premiere: 16 Jun 1935, Ballet Club, Mercury Theatre, London
Work note: Later in the year, the Markovadolin Ballet premiered 'Show Folk', a circus-themed ballet by Susan Salaman to music by Offenbach, which may have been an expanded version of 'Circus Wings' because the two works have characters in common.
Production note: In the programme, Susan Salaman is credited as 'Choreography, Costumes and Setting'.
Music title: Les Songes (1933)
Music details: Live music: piano
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0082

Performances

Date Programme Venue
16 Jun 1935
Evening
Mermaid | Circus Wings* | Les Masques (ou, Changement de Dames) Mercury Theatre, London
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