Marguerite and Armand

Ballet: Work details

Choreographer: Frederick Ashton
Composer: Franz Liszt
Music title: Piano Sonata in B Minor, S 178
Orchestrator: Humphrey Searle
Orchestrator: Gordon Jacob
Work definition: Ballet in One Act, Prologue and 4 Scenes
After: After the novel 'La Dame aux camélias' by Alexandre Dumas fils
Notes: Searle was the original orchestrator. A new orchestration by Jacob was used from 15 March 1968.
World premiere: 12 March 1963, The Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
ROH premiere: 12 March 1963, The Royal Ballet
ROH company premiere: 12 March 1963, The Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Productions
Marguerite and Armand (1963) The Royal Ballet (87 performances online)