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Coppélia

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Live from the Royal Opera House in London's Covent Garden, the Royal Ballet's revival of Dame Ninette de Valois's famed production of the popular 19th-century ballet, with a score by Delibes. Introduced by Deborah Bull.
Franz is engaged to Swanilda. But he has become infatuated with Coppelia, a mechanical doll so lifelike that everyone imagines it to be a beautiful girl.
During the interval Francine Stock chairs Full House, a new music quiz, as Simon Callow and John Sessions are joined by Matthew Bourne and Andrea Quinn to answer questions on music and dance. See Choice.
TV Director Ross MacGibbon ; Executive producer Bob Lockyer A new lease of life for an enduring classic: page 47 Competitions and offers: page 46
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Contributors

Introduced By: Deborah Bull.
Unknown: Simon Callow
Unknown: John Sessions
Unknown: Matthew Bourne
Unknown: Andrea Quinn
Director: Ross MacGibbon
Producer: Bob Lockyer
Coppélia: Leana Palmer
Franz: Carlos Acosta
Swanilda: Miyako Yoshida
Dr Coppelius: Luke Heydon

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