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Night Tryst

Ballet: Work details

Choreographer: Alan Carter
Composer: Henry Purcell
Arranger: John Barbirolli
Work definition: Ballet in one act
Notes: The ballet was performed twice in March 1963. The programmes give its subtitle as 'lyric suite for two dancers and attendants', but also list the work as a pas de deux. Neither gives 'attendants' among the characters.
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
Night Tryst (1963) The Royal Ballet (2 performances online)