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The Royal Ballet: The Tribute

Synopsis

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A ballet by Norman Morrice.
Adapted for TV by Clifford Hatts.

Covent Garden Orchestra
Leader, Charles Taylor
Conducted by Ashley Lawrence
The Royal Ballet appears by arrangement with the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden
See page 47

Contributors

Choreographer: Norman Morrice
Adapter: Clifford Hatts
Founder: Ninette De Valois
Director: Frederick Ashton
Assistant director: John Field
Assistant director: John Hart
Assistant director: Michael Somes
Principal conductor: John Lanchbery
Music: Roger Sessions
Musicians: Covent Garden Orchestra
Orchestra leader: Charles Taylor
Orchestra conducted by: Ashley Lawrence
Designer: Ralph Koltai
Producer: Peter Wright
The Husband: Richard Farley
His Wife: Patricia Ruanne
The Lady in Black: Elizabeth Anderton
The Lady in White: Deirdre O'Conaire
The Stranger: David Wall
The Waiter: Ronald Emblen
Carnival Characters: The Queen: Vicki Karras
Carnival Characters: The King: Hendrik Daval
Carnival Characters: The New King: Kerrison Cooke
Carnival Characters: A Woman: Alfreda Thorogood
Dancers: Artists of the Royal Ballet
Narrator: Ronald Leigh-Hunt






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