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Hamlet - 30 October 1946 Evening 6.45pm

Ballet: Performance details

Company: Sadler's Wells Ballet
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Constant Lambert
Leader Joseph Shadwick
King of Denmark David Paltenghi
Son of the late King, nephew to the Present King
Robert Helpmann
Lord Chamberlain
Paul Reymond
Son to Polonius
John Hart
Gravedigger Alexander Grant
Ghost of Hamlet's Father Leslie Edwards
Queen of Denmark
Mother to Hamlet
Beryl Grey
Daughter to Polonius
Margot Fonteyn
Page Joan Sheldon
Court Lady Gillian Lynne
Court Lady Palma Nye
Court Lady Paula Dunning
Court Lady Rosemary Lindsay
Court Lady Christine du Boulay
Court Lady Joan Grantham
Court Lady Jill Gregory
Court Lady Margaret Sear
Court Lady Mavis Spence
Court Lady Anne Gieves
Pall-bearer Philip Chatfield
Pall-bearer Stanley Hall
Pall-bearer Kenneth Melville
Pall-bearer Alec Martin
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Durations: Entire work: 8.44-9.02pm
Event: Number 4 in Sadler's Wells Ballet mixed programme 30 October 1946
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 30 October 1946 and stage management reports 1943-47 (in Royal Opera House Collections)