The Royal Ballet in The dream: at rehearsalAdditional title: Dream (Choreographic work : Ashton)
NamesAshton, Frederick, Sir, 1904-1988 (Choreographer)Lanchbery, John (Composer)Bardon, Henry (Set designer)Walker, David M. David Maxwell (Costume designer)Wood, Edmée (Cinematographer)Sibley, Antoinette (Dancer)Dowell, Anthony (Dancer)Grant, Alexander, 1925- (Dancer)Bauch, Alan (Dancer)Martin, Keith, 1943- (Dancer)Royal Ballet (Performer)Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation (Funder)
Edmée Wood Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1964 (Inferred)
Table of ContentsReel 1 (26 min.). Beginning -- Reel 2 (27 min.). Conclusion.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1745
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: choreography by Frederick Ashton ; music by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy ; arranged by John Lanchbery ; scenery by Henry Bardon ; costumes by David Walker ; performed by The Royal Ballet.Performers: This rehearsal is probably with Antoinette Sibley not Merle Park, as identified by the staff at the Jerome Robbins Dance Division, New York Public Library.Content: Poor visual quality, very dark.Creation/production credits: Photography by Film Service of Edmée Wood.Performers: Antoinette Sibley or Merle Park (Titania) ; Anthony Dowell (Oberon) ; Alan Bauch (changeling India boy) ; Keith Martin (Puck) ; Alexander Grant (Bottom) ; Lambert Cox, David Jones, Keith Milland, Ronald Plaisted, Douglas Steuart (rustics) ; Carole Needham (Helena) ; Vergie Derman (Hermia) ; David Drew (Demetrius) ; Derek Rencher (Lysander) ; Anne Howard (peaseblossom) ; Mavis Osborn (cobweb) ; Ann Jenner (moth) ; Jacqueline Haslam (mustardseed) ; artists of the Royal Ballet (fairies).Venue: Filmed in rehearsal with costumes in 1964.Funding: Transferred to video and cataloged with funds provided by the Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation.
Physical DescriptionFilm reelExtent: 1 film reel (52 min.) : silent, black and white ; 16 mm
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersOther local Identifier: Edmee Wood CollectionNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18038058Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e37a7000-f87e-0130-b0fd-3c075448cc4b
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