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Cinderella - 17 March 1951 Matinee 2.30pm

Ballet: Performance details

Company: Sadler's Wells Ballet
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Robert Irving
Leader Thomas Matthews
Cast
ACT I
Cinderella Violetta Elvin
Cinderella's Stepsister Ray Powell
Cinderella's Stepsister Kenneth MacMillan
Cinderella's Father Paul Reymond
The Ragged Fairy Godmother Julia Farron
A Tailor Peter Clegg
Dressmaker Angela Walton
Dressmaker Sheila Nelson
The Shoemaker Douglas Steuart
The Hairdresser Richard Ellis
A Jeweller Henry Legerton
The Dancing Master Gilbert Vernon
Violinist Kathleen Sturdy
Violinist Pamela Munks
The Coachman David Harding
The Fairy Spring Margaret Dale
Her Page Sheila Bryant
Her Page Deirdre Dixon
The Fairy Summer Anne Heaton
Her Page Patricia Kirshner
Her Page Margaret Watson
The Fairy Autumn Pauline Clayden
Her Page Audrey Hodgekiss
Her Page Catherine Boulton
The Fairy Winter Rosemary Lindsay
Her Page Shirley Bateman
Her Page Dorothy Oswald
Lackey John Sale
Lackey Tony Mattiuz
Lackey David Shields
Lackey John Worth
Star Jill Gregory
Star Dorothea Zaymes
Star Wendy Winn
Star Rowena Jackson
Star Anna Carne
Star Greta Hamby
Star April Olrich
Star Mary Drage
Star Lorna Mossford
Star Christine du Boulay
Star Brenda Taylor
Star Fiorella Keane
ACT II
Cinderella Violetta Elvin
The Prince Alexis Rassine
Cinderella's Stepsister Ray Powell
Cinderella's Stepsister Kenneth MacMillan
Their Suitor Peter Clegg
Their Suitor Alfred Rodrigues
Cinderella's Father Paul Reymond
The Jester Brian Shaw
The Prince's Friend John Field
The Prince's Friend Philip Chatfield
The Prince's Friend Bryan Ashbridge
The Prince's Friend Kenneth Melville
A Negro Cynthia Blowers
Courtier Sheila Nelson
Courtier Thekla Russell
Courtier Pauline Wadsworth
Courtier Diane Forhan
Courtier Valerie Taylor
Courtier Rosemary Valaire
Courtier Angela Walton
Courtier Jane Shore
Courtier Henry Legerton
Courtier Gilbert Vernon
Courtier Richard Ellis
Courtier Leslie Edwards
Courtier William Barrett
Courtier Douglas Steuart
Courtier Franklin White
Courtier Keith MacMillan
The Fairy Spring Margaret Dale
Her Page Sheila Bryant
Her Page Deirdre Dixon
The Fairy Summer Anne Heaton
Her Page Patricia Kirshner
Her Page Margaret Watson
The Fairy Autumn Pauline Clayden
Her Page Audrey Hodgekiss
Her Page Catherine Boulton
The Fairy Winter Rosemary Lindsay
Her Page Shirley Bateman
Her Page Dorothy Oswald
Star Jill Gregory
Star Dorothea Zaymes
Star Wendy Winn
Star Christine du Boulay
Star Rowena Jackson
Star Anna Carne
Star Greta Hamby
Star April Olrich
Star Mary Drage
Star Lorna Mossford
Star Brenda Taylor
Star Fiorella Keane
Guest Marion Astill
Guest Susan Leslie
Guest Jean Horne
Guest Anne Rowse
Guest Julie Wyborn
Guest David Harding
Guest Donald Barclay
Guest Donald Kilgour
ACT III
Cinderella Violetta Elvin
The Prince Alexis Rassine
Cinderella's Step-sister Ray Powell
Cinderella's Step-sister Kenneth MacMillan
Cinderella's Father Paul Reymond
The Fairy Godmother Julia Farron
The Fairy Spring Margaret Dale
Her Page Sheila Bryant
Her Page Deirdre Dixon
The Fairy Summer Anne Heaton
Her Page Patricia Kirshner
Her Page Margaret Watson
The Fairy Autumn Pauline Clayden
Her Page Audrey Hodgekiss
Her Page Catherine Boulton
The Fairy Winter Rosemary Lindsay
Her Page Shirley Bateman
Her Page Dorothy Oswald
Townswoman Angela Walton
Townswoman Sheila Nelson
The Jester Brian Shaw
The Dancing Master Gilbert Vernon
The Hairdresser Richard Ellis
The Shoemaker Douglas Steuart
The Jeweller Henry Legerton
Footman John Sale
Footman Tony Mattiuz
A Negro Cynthia Blowers
Star Jill Gregory
Star Dorothea Zaymes
Star Wendy Winn
Star Christine du Boulay
Star Rowena Jackson
Star Anna Carne
Star Greta Hamby
Star April Olrich
Star Mary Drage
Star Lorna Mossford
Star Brenda Taylor
Star Fiorella Keane
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Durations: Act I: 2.32-3.08pm, Act II: 3.24-3.58pm, Act III: 4.14-4.34pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 17 March 1951 (in Royal Opera House Collections)