Press cuttings, programmes and other ephemera of Nadia Nerina's dancing career with The Royal Ballet

Collection: Nadia Nerina Collection
Reference code: ROH/NER/2/4
Date: 1 March 1958 - 1 December 1963
Date notes: Press cuttings are dated.
Level: File
Extent: 1 album
Scope and content: Album includes previews/reviews of a Royal Ballet Gala in aid of the Royal Ballet Benevolent Fund at the Royal Opera House, March 1958; cuttings relating to the death of Nadia Nerina's father Francis Lawrence Judd in Cape Town, April 1958; cuttings relating to Nadia Nerina and Margot Fonteyn sharing the role of Cinderella in one day, April 1958; previews/reviews of the televised performance of 'Giselle' (BBC Sunday 23 November 1958) featuring Nadia Nerina dancing with the Bolshoi Ballet dancer Nicolai Fadeyechev, and features of him and his arrival in London, November 1958; British and South African press on Nadia Nerina being awarded the fellowship of the Cecchetti Society, February 1959; reviews for 'Swan Lake', March 1959; a menu card with details of the toasts from the Critics Circle Annual Dinner, 9 March 1959; previews/reviews of The Royal Ballet performance of 'Swan Lake' at the New Theatre Cardiff, May 1959; cuttings relating to Nadia Nerina being awarded the Anton Dolin Award, October 1959; London and South African press announcing a South Africa tour for The Royal Ballet, November 1959; reviews and features of the South Africa tour, December 1959; previews for 'La Fille mal gardée' with a programme for the first performance at the Royal Opera House, 28 January 1960; reviews for 'La Fille mal gardée' and feature reviews in The Sphere, Ballet Today, The Dancing Times, February 1960; wedding invitation to the marriage of Princess Margaret and Antony Armstrong Jones, 6 May 1960; cuttings relating to the Royal Wedding, May 1960; cuttings relating to the news that Nadia Nerina is to dance as a guest artist with the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow, August 1960; previews in the British press and reviews in the USA press for The Royal Ballet tour of the USA, September 1960; reports and features of Nadia Nerina at the Bolshoi Ballet , December/January 1961; British Journal of Photography feature of June 1961 Royal Ballet tour of Russia, September 1961; previews/profiles/reviews relating to the appearance of Danish dancer Erik Bruhn with Nadia Nerina in 'Swan Lake' at the Royal Opera House, March/April 1962; previews/reviews of The Royal Ballet Gala at the Royal Opera House featuring the new ballet 'The Rite of Spring', May 1962; previews and features including a front cover and feature in the TVTimes (17 June - 23 June 1962) of the appearance of The Royal Ballet with Nadia Nerina and Rudolf Nureyev dancing the Black Swan Pas de deux in the broadcast of Sunday Night at the London Palladium on ITV; cuttings relating to the televised performance on the BBC of 'The Firebird' with Nadia Nerina and Michael Somes, July 1962; cuttings relating to the televised performance of 'Petrushka' on the BBC, August 1962; cuttings relating to the return of Rudolf Nureyev to The Royal Ballet to dance 'The Flower Festival of Genzano' with Nadia Nerina, January 1963; reviews of the Royal Ballet Benevolent Fund Gala at the Royal Opera House with the world premiere of 'Marguerite and Armand', March 1963; feature on 'Elektra' in The Illustrated London News, April 1963; feature on 'Elektra' in The Dancing Times, May 1963; reviews of 'Ballet Imperial' at the Royal Opera House with Nadia Nerina and David Blair, October 1963; loose insert of a certificate relating to an appearance at the Royal Variety Performance issued by the Variety Artistes Benevolent Fund, 4 November 1963.
Language: English
Dimensions: length 39 cm; width 26.5 cm; depth 10 cm
Condition: Good. 
Related work: Swan Lake
Related production: Giselle (1946)
Cinderella (1948)
La Fille mal gardée (1960)
The Firebird (1954)
The Rite of Spring (1962)
Petrushka (1957)
Marguerite and Armand (1963)
Elektra (1963)
Ballet Imperial (1950)