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A Wedding Bouquet - 7 November 1969 Evening 

Ballet: Performance details

Company: The Royal Ballet
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor John Lanchbery
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Webster
'Webster was a name that was spoken.'
Monica Mason
Peasant Girl Laura Connor
Peasant Girl Suzanna Raymond
Peasant Boy
'They must hurry and get their waggon.'
Donald Kirkpatrick
Peasant Boy
'They must hurry and get their waggon.'
Frank Freeman
Josephine
'She may be wearing a gown newly washed and pressed.'
Deanne Bergsma
Paul
'Pleasant, vivacious and quarrelsome.'
David Drew
John
'An elder brother who regrets the illness of his father.'
Kenneth Mason
Violet
'She may be delightful or not, as it happens.'
Vyvyan Lorrayne
Ernest
'May be a victim of himself.'
Brian Shaw
Therese
'Will be faintly neat.'
Rosalind Eyre
Julia
'Is known as forlorn.'
Ann Jenner
Bridegroom
'They all speak as if they expected him not to be charming.'
Alexander Grant
Pépé
Julia's dog - 'Little dogs resemble little girls.'
Lesley Collier
Arthur
'Very well I thank you.'
Leslie Edwards
Guy
'Unknown.'
Michael Coleman
Guest
'They incline to oblige only when they stare.'
Vergie Derman
Guest
'They incline to oblige only when they stare.'
Ria Peri
Guest
'They incline to oblige only when they stare.'
Betty Kavanagh
Guest
'They incline to oblige only when they stare.'
Darryl Jaffray
Gendarme
'They make preparations to deal with an exception.'
Ronald Plaisted
Gendarme
'They make preparations to deal with an exception.'
Christopher Newton
Bride
'Charming! Charming! Charming!'
Jennifer Penney
Bridesmaid
'They may recognise places.'
Ann Howard
Bridesmaid
'They may recognise places.'
Avril Bergen
Narrator Robert Helpmann
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Event: Number 2 in The Royal Ballet mixed programme 7 November 1969
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 7 November 1969 (in Royal Opera House Collections)