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Cinderella - 7 January 1956 Matinee 

Ballet: Performance details

Company: Sadler's Wells Ballet
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Robert Irving
Cast
ACT I
Cinderella Margot Fonteyn
Cinderella's Stepsister Frederick Ashton
Cinderella's Stepsister Kenneth MacMillan
Cinderella's Father Franklin White
The Ragged Fairy Godmother Julia Farron
A Tailor Ray Powell
Dressmaker Valerie Taylor
Dressmaker Patricia Thorogood
The Shoemaker Douglas Steuart
The Hairdresser Leslie Edwards
A Jeweller Henry Legerton
The Dancing Master Pirmin Trecu
The Coachman Ronald Plaisted
The Fairy Spring Anne Heaton
Her Page Veronika Leigey
Her Page Sylvia Michael
The Fairy Summer Anya Linden
Her Page Christine Beckley
Her Page Patricia Hancock
The Fairy Autumn Pauline Clayden
Her Page Mavis Osborn
Her Page Antoinette Sibley
The Fairy Winter Svetlana Beriosova
Her Page Joan Peek
Her Page Christine Alderton
Lackey John Sale
Lackey Keith Milland
Lackey Basil Thompson
Lackey Graham Usher
Star Brenda Taylor
Star Dorothea Zaymes
Star Merle Park
Star Debra Wayne
Star Angela Walton
Star Doreen Wells
Star Ann Howard
Star Margaret Mercier
Star Annette Page
Star Judith Sinclair
Star Margaret Wing
Star Catherine Boulton
ACT II
Cinderella Margot Fonteyn
The Prince Michael Somes
Cinderella's Stepsister Frederick Ashton
Cinderella's Stepsister Kenneth MacMillan
Cinderella's Father Franklin White
Their Suitor Arnott Mader
Their Suitor Ray Powell
The Jester Alexander Grant
The Prince's Friend David Blair
The Prince's Friend Bryan Ashbridge
The Prince's Friend Ronald Hynd
The Prince's Friend Philip Chatfield
A Negro Jennifer Dodd
Courtier Meriel Evans
Courtier Patricia Thorogood
Courtier Valerie Taylor
Courtier Jennifer Gay
Courtier Yvonne Cartier
Courtier June Lesley
Courtier Deirdre Dixon
Courtier Doreen Eastlake
Courtier Ronald Plaisted
Courtier Henry Legerton
Courtier Leslie Edwards
Courtier Derek Rencher
Courtier Christopher Newton
Courtier Douglas Steuart
Courtier David Boswell
Courtier Gary Burne
The Fairy Spring Anne Heaton
Her Page Veronika Leigey
Her Page Sylvia Michael
The Fairy Summer Anya Linden
Her Page Christine Beckley
Her Page Patricia Hancock
The Fairy Autumn Pauline Clayden
Her Page Mavis Osborn
Her Page Antoinette Sibley
The Fairy Winter Svetlana Beriosova
Her Page Joan Peek
Her Page Christine Alderton
Star Brenda Taylor
Star Dorothea Zaymes
Star Merle Park
Star Debra Wayne
Star Angela Walton
Star Doreen Wells
Star Ann Howard
Star Margaret Mercier
Star Annette Page
Star Judith Sinclair
Star Margaret Wing
Star Catherine Boulton
Guest Valmai Ennor
Guest Elizabeth Trevor
Guest Celia White
Guest Ilona Aron
Guest Anne Parsons
Guest David Drew
Guest Anthony Sweeny
Guest Peter Brownlee
Guest William Wilson
Guest Keith Rosson
ACT III
Cinderella Margot Fonteyn
The Prince Michael Somes
Cinderella's Step-sister Frederick Ashton
Cinderella's Step-sister Kenneth MacMillan
Cinderella's Father Franklin White
The Fairy Godmother Julia Farron
The Fairy Spring Anne Heaton
Her Page Veronika Leigey
Her Page Sylvia Michael
The Fairy Summer Anya Linden
Her Page Christine Beckley
Her Page Patricia Hancock
The Fairy Autumn Pauline Clayden
Her Page Mavis Osborn
Her Page Antoinette Sibley
The Fairy Winter Svetlana Beriosova
Her Page Joan Peek
Her Page Christine Alderton
Townswoman Valerie Taylor
Townswoman Patricia Thorogood
The Jester Alexander Grant
The Dancing Master Pirmin Trecu
The Hairdresser Leslie Edwards
The Shoemaker Douglas Steuart
The Jeweller Henry Legerton
Footman Keith Milland
Footman John Sale
A Negro Jennifer Dodd
Lackey Basil Thompson
Lackey Graham Usher
Star Valerie Taylor
Star Dorothea Zaymes
Star Merle Park
Star Debra Wayne
Star Angela Walton
Star Doreen Wells
Star Ann Howard
Star Margaret Mercier
Star Annette Page
Star Judith Sinclair
Star Margaret Wing
Star Catherine Boulton
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 7 January 1956 (in Royal Opera House Collections)