The Royal Ballet in Enigma variationsAdditional title: Royal Ballet in rehearsal: Enigma variationsAdditional title: Enigma variations (Choreographic work : Ashton)
NamesAshton, Frederick, Sir, 1904-1988 (Choreographer)Oman, Julia Trevelyan (Set designer)Oman, Julia Trevelyan (Costume designer)Wood, Edmée (Cinematographer)Rencher, Derek (Dancer)Shaw, Brian, 1928-1992 (Dancer)Beriosova, Svetlana, 1932- (Dancer)Holden, Stanley (Dancer)Grant, Alexander, 1925- (Dancer)Mead, Robert, 1940-1988 (Dancer)Lorrayne, Vyvyan (Dancer)Dowell, Anthony (Dancer)Parkinson, Georgina (Dancer)Doyle, Desmond, -1991 (Dancer)Jenner, Ann, 1944- (Dancer)Sleep, Wayne (Dancer)Edwards, Leslie, 1916-2001 (Dancer)Bergsma, Deanne (Dancer)Linton, Patricia (Dancer)Royal Ballet (Performer)Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation (Funder)
Edmée Wood Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1968 (Inferred)
Table of ContentsEnigma variations (ca. 34 min.) -- Appendix (ca. 6 min.).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1741
NotesCreation/production credits: choreography by Frederick Ashton ; music by Edward Elgar ; scenery & costumes by Julia Trevelyan Oman ; performed by The Royal Ballet.Content: British Film Institute's Film & TV database lists the title as: The Royal Ballet in rehearsal: Enigma variations.Creation/production credits: Photography by Film Service of Edmée Wood.Performers: Derek Rencher (Edward Elgar) ; Svetlana Beriosova (the lady-Elgar's wife) ; Stanley Holden (Hew David Steuart-Powell) ; Brian Shaw (Richard Baxter Townshend) ; Alexander Grant (William Meath Baker) ; Robert Mead (Richard P. Arnold) ; Vyvyan Lorrayne (Isabel Fitton) ; Anthony Dowell (Arthur Troyte Griffith) ; Georgina Parkinson (Winifred Norbury) ; Desmond Doyle (A.J. Jaeger, Nimrod) ; Ann Jenner (Dora Penny, Dorabella) ; Wayne Sleep (George Robertson Sinclair) ; Leslie Edwards (Basil G. Nevinson) ; Deanne Bergsma (Lady Mary Lygon) ; Patricia Linton (schoolgirl) ; Lesley Collier, Donald Kirkpatrick (country boy & girl) ; Christine Aitken, Frank Freeman (sailor boy & girl) ; Julie Wood (housekeeper) ; Ronald Plaisted (gardener) ; Gary Sinclaire (the carrier) ; Lois Strike (country woman) ; John Haynes (telegraph boy).Venue: Filmed in rehearsal with costumes in 1968.Funding: Transferred to video and cataloged with funds provided by the Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation.
Physical DescriptionFilm reelExtent: 1 film reel (40 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionAppendix includes close shot of Wayne Sleep bicycle solo, Anthony Dowell solo, and Patricia Linton as the schoolgirl.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersOther local Identifier: Edmee Wood CollectionNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18038073Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a70a6e50-f87e-0130-4abb-3c075448cc4b
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