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Swan Lake (1979)

Ballet: Production details

Company: The Royal Ballet
Production premiere: 5 December 1979
Producer: Nicholas Grigorievich Sergeyev
Credit reads: 'Produced originally for Sadler's Wells Ballet by Nicolai Sergeyev and Ninette de Valois'.
Producer: Ninette de Valois
Credit reads: 'Produced originally for Sadler's Wells Ballet by Nicolai Sergeyev and Ninette de Valois'.
Producer: Norman Morrice
Credit reads: 'Present production under the supervision of Norman Morrice with the assistance of the Staff of The Royal Ballet'.
Producer: Staff of The Royal Ballet
Credit reads: 'Present production under the supervision of Norman Morrice with the assistance of the Staff of The Royal Ballet'.
Choreographer: Frederick Ashton
Act I: Waltz; Act III: Pas de Quatre, Spanish Dance and Neapolitan Dance; Act IV: entire act
Choreographer: Ninette de Valois
Act I: Peasant Dance
Choreographer: Rudolf Nureyev
Act I: Prince Siegfried's Variation
Set designer: Leslie Hurry
Costume designer: Leslie Hurry
Lighting designer: Robert Bryan
Revival lighting designer: John B Read
(revivals 1982-1984)
Sponsor: Imperial Group Limited
Performances
5 December 1979 Evening 7.30pm Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
6 November 1980 Evening 7.30pm Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
6 February 1982 Evening 7.30pm Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
13 February 1982 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
23 February 1982 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
27 February 1982 Matinee Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
6 October 1983 Evening 7.30pm Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
5 November 1984 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London