The Royal Ballet in FaçadeAdditional title: Façade (Choreographic work : Ashton)Additional title: Royal Ballet in rehearsal: Façade
NamesAshton, Frederick, Sir, 1904-1988 (Choreographer)Armstrong, John, 1893-1973 (Costume designer)Armstrong, John, 1893-1973 (Set designer)Wood, Edmée (Cinematographer)Howard, Ann, dancer (Dancer)Osborn, Mavis (Dancer)Ruffell, Laurence (Dancer)Page, Annette (Dancer)Rencher, Derek (Dancer)Park, Merle (Dancer)Sibley, Antoinette (Dancer)Parkinson, Georgina (Dancer)Zaymes, Dorothea (Dancer)Wakelyn, Virginia (Dancer)Edwards, Leslie, 1916-2001 (Dancer)Steuart, Douglas (Dancer)Shaw, Brian (Dancer)Beckley, Christine (Dancer)Bergsma, Deanne (Dancer)Lorrayne, Vyvyan (Dancer)Rosson, Keith, dancer (Dancer)Drew, David (Dancer)Grant, Alexander, 1925- (Dancer)Royal Ballet (Performer)Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation (Funder)
Edmée Wood Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1963
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1732
NotesCreation/production credits: choreography by Frederick Ashton ; music by William Walton ; scenery and costumes by John Armstrong ; performed by The Royal Ballet.Content: British Film Institute's Film & TV database lists the title as: Royal Ballet in rehearsal: Façade.Creation/production credits: Photography by Film Service of Edmée Wood.Performers: Ann Howard, Mavis Osborn, Laurence Ruffell (Scottish rhapsody) ; Merle Park (the milkmaid), Derek Rencher, Keith Rosson, David Drew (mountaineers), Antoinette Sibley (polka) (Yodelling [section]) ; Dorothea Zaymes, Virginia Wakelyn, Leslie Edwards, Douglas Steuart (foxtrot) ; Georgina Parkinson, Christine Beckley, Deanne Bergsma, Vyvyan Lorrayne (waltz) ; Brian Shaw, Graham Usher (popular song) ; Alexander Grant (a dago), Annette Page (a debutante) (Tango [section]); ensemble (tarentella finale).Venue: Filmed in rehearsal with costumes in 1963.Funding: Transferred to video and cataloged with funds provided by the Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation.
Physical DescriptionFilm reelExtent: 1 film reel (18 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersOther local Identifier: Edmee Wood CollectionNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18031291Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 12567af0-f87e-0130-7237-3c075448cc4b
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