A Place in the Desert

Choreographer: Norman Morrice
Composer: Carlos Surinach
Set designer: Ralph Koltai
Costume designer: Ralph Koltai
Lighting designer: Charles Bristow
World premiere: 25 Jul 1961, Ballet Rambert, Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
Work note: The work was revised in 1962 or 1963.
Production note: In the programme, Ralph Koltai is credited as 'decor'.
Music title: Incidental music for the television play 'David and Bathsheva' (c.1960)
Music details: Live music: 2 flutes, 2 oboes (cor anglais), 2 trumpets, 2 horns, timpani, percussion, piano, and 2 double basses
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0180


Date Programme Venue
25 Jul 1961
Laiderette | A Place in the Desert* | Night and Silence | Façade Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
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