Event Pas de Quatre / Orpheus / The Concert
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Venue Festival Theatre, Adelaide, SA
First Date 8 September 1987
Last Date 12 September 1987
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description The Australian Ballet Foundation presents The Australian Ballet in Pas de Quatre, Orpheus & The Concert.
Perrot's original choreography from 1845 was lost & the most lasting of the reconstructions was created by Sir Anton Dolin in 1940 for American Ballet Theatre & received its Australian premiere in 1952 by the National Theatre Ballet.
In 1987 Glen Tetley choreographed the ballet Orpheus for The Australian Ballet which they performed at the Royal Opera House, Covent Gardens in 1988.
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Dance
Secondary Genre Ballet
Australian Ballet Foundation, Presenting Company
The Australian Ballet, Production Company
The Friends of the Australian Ballet, Sponsor
Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra
The Sidney Myer Fund, Sponsor
Name Function Notes
Noel Pelly Administrator
Maina Gielgud Artistic Director
Petal Miller Ashmole Artistic Director Assistant
Anton Dolin Choreographer
Scott Douglas Choreographer Assistant
Jerome Robbins Choreographer
Glen Tetley Choreographer
Frederic Chopin Composer
Richard Mills Composer -in-Residence
Cesare Pugni Composer
Igor Stravinsky Composer
Ladislav Jasek Concert Master
Peter Bandy Conductor
Noel Smith Conductor Musical Director
Irene Sharaff Costume Designer
Mark Annear Dancer Coryphees
David Ashmole Dancer Principal
Vicki Attard Dancer Corps de Ballet
Paula Baird Dancer Corps de Ballet
Allan Barry Dancer Coryphees
Tonya Batalin Dancer Corps de Ballet
Stephen Baynes Dancer Coryphees
Jayne Beddoe Dancer Corps de Ballet
Lisa Bolte Dancer Coryphees
Gary Bowles Dancer Corps de Ballet
Mark Brinkley Dancer Leading Soloist
Michelle Bruckner Dancer Corps de Ballet
Miranda Coney Dancer Coryphees
Robyn Corby Dancer Corps de Ballet
Michael Curry Dancer Coryphees
Peta Davidson Dancer Corps de Ballet
Anna de Cardi Dancer Coryphees
Paul de Masson Dancer Principal
Susan Elston Dancer Corps de Ballet
Oleg Goldberg Dancer Corps de Ballet
Christopher Goldsworthy Dancer Corps de Ballet
Michele Goullet Dancer Coryphees
Heather Gourley Dancer Corps de Ballet
Delia Harrington Dancer Coryphees
Steven Heathcote Dancer Principal
Stephen Holford Dancer Corps de Ballet
Greg Horsman Dancer Principal
Margaret Illmann Dancer Corps de Ballet
Brent Iwanoczko Dancer Corps de Ballet
Michael Juliff Dancer Corps de Ballet
Larry Kohne-Drube Dancer Leading Soloist
Ulrike Lytton Dancer Soloist
Adam Marchant Dancer Soloist
Robert Marshall Dancer Corps de Ballet
David McAllister Dancer Senior Artist
Justine Miles Dancer Coryphees
Brett Morgan Dancer Corps de Ballet
Stephen Morgante Dancer Corps de Ballet
Louisa O'Toole Dancer Corps de Ballet
Mark Pace Dancer Coryphees
Lisa Pavane Dancer Principal
Colin Peasley Dancer Principal
Jaime Redfern Dancer Corps de Ballet
Kathleen Reid Dancer Leading Soloist
Graham Rowe Dancer Corps de Ballet
Annabelle Shanahan Dancer Corps de Ballet
Helene Shields Dancer Corps de Ballet
Sian Stokes Dancer Soloist
Michael Todd Dancer Coryphees
Fiona Tonkin Dancer Principal
Elizabeth Toohey Dancer Senior Artist
Christine Walsh Dancer Principal
Jodie-Anne White Dancer Corps de Ballet
Roy Wilson Dancer Coryphees
Steven Woodgate Dancer Corps de Ballet
Nadine Baylis Designer
Edward Gorey Designer
William Akers Lighting Designer Director of Productions
Clare Grundeman Orchestrator
Tom Abbott Stage Director
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information It appears that the season was extended.
Data Source
Source Description
Programme University of Adelaide Special Collections
Event Identifier 107789