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Black and white photographic negatives of the Sadler's Wells Theatre Ballet in rehearsals and backstage at Sadler's Wells Theatre, London

Collection: Roger Wood Photographic Collection
Reference code: ROH/WOO/1/3/337
Date: 1 May 1951 - 1 July 1951
Date notes: Negatives undated; date derived from related 2.25" x 2.25" negatives.
Level: File
Extent: 5 rolls of 35mm black and white film consisting of 31 strips
Scope and content: Negatives featuring rehearsals for 'Dido and Aeneas'; stage rehearsals for 'The Prospect Before Us'; choreographer Frederick Ashton and ballet mistress Peggy van Praagh rehearsing dancers for 'Coppélia'; choreographer John Cranko rehearsing dancers for 'Pineapple Poll'; and designer Cecil Beaton at a costume fitting for 'Casse Noisette - Two Scenes' attended by Svetlana Beriosova and Patricia Miller. Frames 88H/611-619 show the Sadler's Wells Ballet in 'Tiresias'.
Creator: Roger Wood
Copyright: All images © ROH Collections
Condition: Good. 
Alternative number: Photographer's own reference number: 88G/6, 88H/1, 88H/2, 88H/6, 88J/1.
Publication note: Seven images from these negatives appear in R.Wood, A.Haskell, J.Hall, 'The Theatre Ballet of Sadler's Wells in photographs by Roger Wood'. London: Phoenix House Ltd, 1952, pp24, 25, 26, 30.
Related production: Dido and Aeneas (1951)
Tiresias (1951)