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Giselle (1960)

Ballet: Production details

Company: The Royal Ballet
Production premiere: 30 September 1960
Choreographer: Frederick Ashton
Act I: female dancer's variation in the peasant pas de deux
Producer: Frederick Ashton
Producer: Tamara Karsavina
Karsavina reproduced mine scenes, including Berthe's recounting of the legend of the Wilis (in Act I).
Set designer: James Bailey
Costume designer: James Bailey
Revival lighting designer: John Sullivan
(revivals 1961-1966)
Notes: First performed at Metropolitan Opera House, New York.
Performances
4 April 1961 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
23 September 1961 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
21 February 1962 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
1 March 1962 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
6 March 1962 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
29 May 1962 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
1 June 1962 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
15 June 1962 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
29 June 1962 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
18 February 1963 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
20 February 1963 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
21 February 1963 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
26 February 1963 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
1 March 1963 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
2 November 1963 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
15 November 1963 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
23 October 1964 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
28 October 1964 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
27 November 1964 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
25 November 1965 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
13 January 1966 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
18 January 1966 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
27 January 1966 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
28 February 1966 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
3 March 1966 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
23 December 1966 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
10 January 1967 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
17 January 1967 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
2 February 1967 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
10 February 1968 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
7 March 1969 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
10 March 1969 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
15 March 1969 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
21 March 1969 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
8 January 1970 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
12 January 1970 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
28 February 1970 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
14 March 1970 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
20 June 1970 Matinee Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
20 June 1970 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
11 July 1970 Matinee Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
24 July 1970 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London