Event The Taming of the Shrew
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Venue Opera Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW
First Date 2 December 1986
Last Date 20 December 1986
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description John Cranko's choreography and the music of Domenico Scarletti, arranged by Kurt-Heinz Stolle, create a well-structured ballet from Shakespeare's play. The richness of the period is captured in Elizabeth Dalton's magnificent costumes and settings.
Description Source Brochure
Primary Genre Dance
Secondary Genre Test Ballet
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Maina Gielgud Artistic Director
Scott Mathewson Assistant Designer
Petal Miller Ashmole Assistant Director
John Cranko Choreographer
Kurt-Heinz Stolze Composer
Anthony Conolan Concert Master
Barry Wordsworth Conductor
Reid Anderson Dance Director
Mark Annear Dancer Coryphees
David Ashmole Dancer Principal
Vicki Attard Dancer Corps de Ballet
Dale Baker Dancer Principal
Allan Barry Dancer Coryphees
Stephen Baynes Dancer Corps de Ballet
Jayne Beddoe Dancer Corps de Ballet
Lisa Bolte Dancer Corps de Ballet
Gary Bowles Dancer Corps de Ballet
Mark Brinkley Dancer Leading Soloist
Joady Chambers Dancer Leading Soloist
Miranda Coney Dancer Coryphees
Robyn Corby Dancer Corps de Ballet
Serena Cundari Dancer Corps de Ballet
Michael Curry Dancer Coryphees
Peta Davidson Dancer Corps de Ballet
Anna de Cardi Dancer Corps de Ballet
Paul de Masson Dancer Principal
Susan Elston Dancer Corps de Ballet
Christopher Goldsworthy Dancer Corps de Ballet
Michele Goullet Dancer Corps de Ballet
Heather Gourley Dancer Corps de Ballet
Delia Harrington Dancer Coryphees
Steven Heathcote Dancer Senior Artist
Greg Horsman Dancer Senior Artist
Margaret Illmann Dancer Corps de Ballet
Jane Inglis Dancer Corps de Ballet
Brent Iwanoczko Dancer Corps de Ballet
Michael Juliff Dancer Corps de Ballet
Larry Kohne-Drube Dancer Leading Soloist
Leanne Lynch Dancer Corps de Ballet
Andrew Lyons Dancer Corps de Ballet
Ulrike Lytton Dancer Leading Soloist
Adam Marchant Dancer Leading Soloist
Robert Marshall Dancer Corps de Ballet
David McAllister Dancer Senior Artist
Joanne Michel Dancer Principal
Justine Miles Dancer Coryphees
Brett Morgan Dancer Corps de Ballet
Stephen Morgante Dancer Corps de Ballet
Sandra Morrison Dancer Corps de Ballet
Mark Pace Dancer Corps de Ballet
Lisa Pavane Dancer Principal
Colin Peasley Dancer Senior Artist
Terese Power Dancer Principal
Roland Price Dancer Principal
David Prudham Dancer Corps de Ballet
Jaime Redfern Dancer Corps de Ballet
Kathleen Reid Dancer Leading Soloist
Tanya Rhodes Dancer Corps de Ballet
Annabelle Shanahan Dancer Corps de Ballet
Helene Shields Dancer Corps de Ballet
Sian Stokes Dancer Leading Soloist
Michael Todd Dancer Corps de Ballet
Fiona Tonkin Dancer Senior Artist
Elizabeth Toohey Dancer Leading Soloist
Christine Walsh Dancer Principal
Roy Wilson Dancer Coryphees
Steven Woodgate Dancer Corps de Ballet
Elizabeth Dalton Designer
William Akers Lighting Designer
Noel Smith Musical Director
William Akers Production Manager
Jane Bourne Teacher
Resources
Works
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure Sydney Opera House Diary Dec 1986
Programme Mark Gogoll
Event Identifier 111742