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Cinderella DVD (Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet)

Cinderella DVD (Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet)

Filmed at Sadler's Wells in 1957, this recording is the only available visual record of Dame Margot Fonteyn as Cinderella, her signature role.

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An historic Producers' Showcase episode, starring Margot Fonteyn and the Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet, originally broadcast on 29 April 1957. This DVD also includes scenes from The Sleeping Beauty.


Slightly abridged 

Music: Sergei Prokofiev

Choreography: Frederick Ashton

Cinderella: Margot Fonteyn

Prince: Michael Somes

The Ugly Sisters: Frederick Ashton, Kenneth MacMillan, Alexander Grant

Jester: Julia Farron

The Seasons: Merle Park, Annette Page, Svetlana Beriosova, Elaine Fifield

Soloists and corps de ballet of the Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet

Conductor: Robert Irving

Plus: Scenes from The Sleeping Beauty, starring Margot Fonteyn

Picture: 4:3 B&W

Format: NTSC

Region code: 0 Worldwide

Duration: 87 mins


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