The Royal Ballet in Cinderella: [ballet in three acts]Additional title: Cinderella (Choreographic work : Ashton)
NamesAshton, Frederick, Sir, 1904-1988 (Choreographer)Ashton, Frederick, Sir, 1904-1988 (Dancer)Malclès, Jean-Denis (Set designer)Malclès, Jean-Denis (Costume designer)Wood, Edmée (Cinematographer)Fonteyn, Margot, 1919-1991 (Dancer)Blair, David, 1932-1976 (Dancer)Helpmann, Robert, Sir, 1909-1986 (Dancer)Page, Annette (Dancer)Grant, Alexander, 1925- (Dancer)Royal Ballet (Performer)Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation (Funder)
Edmée Wood Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1971 (Inferred)
Table of ContentsReel 1 (41 min.). Act I -- Reel 2 (39 min.). Act II (ca. 37 min.) ; Appendix (ca. 2 min.) -- Reel 3 (22 min.). [Act III].
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1747
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesCreation/production credits: choreography by Frederick Ashton ; music by Serge Prokofiev ; performed by The Royal Ballet.Content: Not found in the British Film Institute's Film & TV database.Content: Poor visual quality; periodically dark.Creation/production credits: [Scenery & costumes by Jean Denis Malcles].Creation/production credits: Photography by Film Service of Edmée Wood.Performers: Margot Fonteyn [Cinderella] ; David Blair [the prince] ; Frederick Ashton, Robert Helpmann [ugly step-sisters] ; Annette Page [fairy godmother?] ; Alexander Grant [the jester] ; and artists of The Royal Ballet.Venue: Filmed in rehearsal with costumes in 1971.Funding: Transferred to video and cataloged with funds provided by the Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation.
Physical DescriptionFilm reelExtent: 3 film reels (101 min.) : silent, black and white ; 16 mm
DescriptionAppendix (disc 2) includes Alexander Grant close-up of solo, Margot Fonteyn arriving at ball, and brief segment of ugly step-sisters duet.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersOther local Identifier: Edmee Wood CollectionNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18038049Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 198ec230-f87f-0130-650d-3c075448cc4b
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