Choreographer: Glen Tetley
Composer: Arne Nordheim
Costume designer: Nadine Baylis
Lighting designer: John B. Read
World premiere: 3 May 1979, Ballet Rambert, Rokokotheater, Schwetzingen
Work note: Evening-length work in two acts. Based on the play by William Shakespeare. The world premiere took place at the Schwetzinger Festival, Schwetzingen, Germany, which had given Glen Tetley the commission. Tetley choose to make his new work on Ballet Rambert.
Production note: In the programme, Nadine Baylis is credited as 'design' and Michael Hoare as 'projection design'.
Music title: The Tempest (1979)
Music details: Live music: soprano and baritone soloists and orchestra: 2 flutes (2nd doubling piccolo), oboe, cor anglais, clarinet in Bb, bass clarinet in Bb, bassoon, contrabassoon, horn in F, trumpet in C, trombone, timpani, percussion (3 players), harp, celest