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La Peri

Choreographer: Frank Staff
Composer: Paul Dukas
Set designer: Nadia Benois
Costume designer: Nadia Benois
World premiere: 16 Mar 1938, Ballet Club, Mercury Theatre, London
Production note: In the programme, Nadia Benois is credited only with 'Décor'.
Number of dancers: 10 women, 1 man
Music details: Live music: piano
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0098

Performances

Date Programme Venue
16 Mar 1938
Evening
Foyer de Danse | The Tartans | Le Péri* | Death and the Maiden | Standchen (Strauss, arr. Walter Gieseking) | Liebeslied (Kreisler, arr. Rachmaninoff) | Capriol Suite Mercury Theatre, London
6 Apr 1938
Evening
La Péri | Pas de Deux from Casse-Noisette | Étrange | Mlle Fifi | The Two Igors | Alcina Suite | La Muse s'Amuse Mercury Theatre, London
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