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Clement Crisp on the Covent Garden production of Kenneth MacMillan 's new ballet The Invitation


Kenneth MacMillan

Aeolian String Quartet
Sydney Humphreys (violin) Trevor Williams (violin) Watson Forbes (viola) Derek Simpson (cello)
First of three programmes including Beethoven's ' Rasumovsky ' Quartets, Op. 59


Sydney Humphreys
Trevor Williams
Watson Forbes
Derek Simpson

by RAYNER HEPPENSTALL First of a group of three imaginary conversations illustrating changes of belief and attitude in our time
The scene is a London club: a long room with a bar at one end. Coffee has just been served to Godfrey, a man of near fifty, and Nicholas, an undergraduate to whom he stands in loco parentis, at any rate for the moment.
Produced by Rayner Heppenstall


Rayner Heppenstall
Produced By:
Rayner Heppenstall
Roger Post-Mayhew:
Geoffrey Wincott
John Godfrey:
Ronald Baddiley
Nicholas Plant:
Charles Hodgson
Tony Porringer:
Derek Birch

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