Thu 30 Jun 1955, 7.00pm, Sadler's Wells Theatre, London

The Lilac Garden

Choreographer: Antony Tudor
Composer: Ernest Chausson


Caroline (the bride-to-be) Beryl Goldwyn
Her Lover Ronald Yerrell
The Man she must Marry Norman Dixon
An Episode in his past Ann Horn
Guest Selina Wylie
Guest Patricia Dyer
Guest Valerie Marsh
Guest Norman Morrice
Guest Mario de Marigny
Conductor Geoffrey Corbett
Solo Violin Reginald Morley

Pas de Déesses

Choreographer: Robert Joffrey
Composer: John Field
Premiere type: Rambert premiere


Taglioni Beryl Goldwyn
Grahn Noreen Sopwith
Cerrito Patricia Dyer
St. Leon Norman Dixon
Conductor Joseph Vandernoot
Violin (Leader) Reginald Morley

Variations on a Theme

Choreographer: John Cranko
Composer: Benjamin Britten

The Life and Death of Lola Montez (1818-1861)

Choreographer: Jack Carter
Composer: Guiseppe Verdi


Lola Montez Gillian Martlew
Her Mother Alison Norwood
Her Various Lovers Alexander Bennett
Rival Courtesans
Cora Pearl Marcia Walden
La Paiva Thelma Litster
The Magistrate Norman Dixon
The Intermission Selina Wylie
Indian Maidens, Scottish Maidens, Demi-Mondaines and Dance Hall Maidens, Goldminers, Escorts, Conspi
Dancer Patricia Dyer
Dancer Selma Seigertsz
Dancer Valerie Marsh
Dancer Patricia Ashworth
Dancer Valma Briggs
Dancer Sylvia Singleton
Dancer John Chesworth
Dancer Terry Gilbert
Dancer Ronald Yerrell
Dancer Norman Morrice
Dancer Mario de Marigny
Conductor Joseph Vandernoot
Violin (Leader) Reginald Morley
Source: Programme for 30 June 1955 (evening) in the Rambert Archive
Made by Palace