The Dream / Symphonic Variations / Marguerite and Armand

The Dream / Symphonic Variations / Marguerite and Armand

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The Royal Ballet brings its celebrations of 70 years at the Royal Opera House to a close with a mixed programme of works by its Founder Choreographer Frederick Ashton.

Mixed programme

These works are performed together:

The Dream
The Dream

Frederick Ashton’s delightful interpretation of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream is a classic of The Royal Ballet’s repertory.
Credits

Choreography
Frederick Ashton
Music
Felix Mendelssohn
Musical arrangement
John Lanchbery
Designer
David Walker
Lighting designer
John B. Read

Performers

Conductor
Emmanuel Plasson
Titania
TBC
Oberon
TBC
Choir
TBC
Concert Master
Vasko Vassilev
Orchestra
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House

Symphonic Variations
Symphonic Variations

Ashton’s seminal masterpiece celebrates the pure beauty of movement.
Credits

Choreography
Frederick Ashton
Music
César Franck
Designer
Sophie Fedorovitch
Lighting designer
John B. Read

Performers

Conductor
Emmanuel Plasson
Dancer
TBC
Solo Piano
TBC
Concert Master
Vasko Vassilev
Orchestra
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House

Marguerite and Armand
Marguerite and Armand

Frederick Ashton created this passionate ballet for the celebrated partnership of Margot Fonteyn and Rudolf Nureyev, to Liszt’s tempestuous Piano Sonata.
Credits

Choreography
Frederick Ashton
Music
Franz Liszt
Designer
Cecil Beaton
Lighting designer
John B. Read

Performers

Conductor
Emmanuel Plasson

DatesTickets
Wed 7th Jun7pm
Prices
All Tickets £13.00
Friends of the Wharf £11.00
Under 18s £11.00