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The Sleeping Beauty - 21 December 1964 Evening 

Ballet: Performance details

Company: The Royal Ballet
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Sergiu Comissiona
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
King Florestan XXIV Derek Rencher
His Queen Pamela May
The Princess Aurora Svetlana Beriosova
Prince Florimund Donald MacLeary
Cattalabutte
Master of Ceremonies
Leslie Edwards
Carabosse
the Wicked Fairy
Stanley Holden
The Fairy of the Lilac Vyvyan Lorrayne
PROLOGUE
The Fairy of the Crystal Fountain Jennifer Penney
Her Cavalier Anthony Dowell
The Fairy of the Enchanted Garden Monica Mason
Her Cavalier David Drew
The Fairy of the Woodland Glades Georgina Parkinson
Her Cavalier Robert Mead
The Fairy of the Song Birds Ann Jenner
Her Cavalier Lambert Cox
The Fairy of the Golden Vine Merle Park
Her Cavalier Austin Bennett
The Cavalier of The Lilac Fairy Keith Rosson
Fairy Attendants, Courtiers, Heralds, Rats, Mice, etc.
ACT I
The First Prince Desmond Doyle
The Second Prince Christopher Newton
The Third Prince Keith Rosson
The Fourth Prince David Drew
Princess Aurora's Friend Maureen Maitland
Princess Aurora's Friend Mavis Osborn
Princess Aurora's Friend Dianne Horsham
Princess Aurora's Friend Ann Howard
Princess Aurora's Friend Margaret Lyons
Princess Aurora's Friend Jennifer Penney
Princess Aurora's Friend Carole Hill
Princess Aurora's Friend Virginia Wakelyn
Village Maidens, Peasants, Courtiers, etc.
ACT II
The Countess Monica Mason
Gallison
the Prince's Tutor
Lambert Cox
Duchess Vergie Derman
Duchess Rosalind Eyre
Duke David Drew
Duke Christopher Newton
Marchioness Betty Kavanagh
Marchioness Ann Kenward
Marchioness Judith Reyn
Marchioness Carole Needham
Marquess Kenneth Mason
Marquess Ian Hamilton
Marquess Warren de Maria
Marquess Paul Brown
ACT III
Florestan Anthony Dowell
Florestan's Sister Monica Mason
Florestan's Sister Ann Jenner
Puss-in-Boots Douglas Steuart
The White Cat Virginia Wakelyn
The Blue Bird Georgina Parkinson
The Blue Bird Brian Shaw
Red Riding Hood Ann Howard
The Wolf Ronald Plaisted
Pas de Deux Svetlana Beriosova
Pas de Deux Donald MacLeary
Variation Donald MacLeary
Variation Svetlana Beriosova
Ivan
one of The Three Ivans
Keith Milland
Ivan
one of The Three Ivans
Lawrence Ruffell
Ivan
one of The Three Ivans
David Morse
Finale The Full Company
Maids of Honour, Courtiers, etc.
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 21 December 1964 (in Royal Opera House Collections)