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Giselle - 25 February 1995 Matinee 1.00pm

Ballet: Performance details

Company: The Royal Ballet
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Anthony Twiner
Leader Adrian Reed
Cast
Giselle Leanne Benjamin
Count Albrecht Bruce Sansom
Hilarion
a forester
Luke Heydon
Act I
Wilfred
Albrecht's squire
Christopher Saunders
Berthe
Giselle's mother
Gerd Larsen
The Duke of Courland Derek Rencher
Bathilde
his daughter
Genesia Rosato
Leader of the Hunt Neil Skidmore
Pas de six Belinda Hatley
Pas de six Tetsuya Kumakawa
Pas de six Michelle Davis
Pas de six Nicola Searchfield
Pas de six Peter Abegglen
Pas de six Jonathan Howells
Peasants and Courtiers Artists of The Royal Ballet
Act II
Myrtha
Queen of the Wilis
Nicola Tranah
Moyna
Myrtha's attendant
Sara Gallie
Zulme
Myrtha's attendant
Gillian Revie
Wilis Artists of The Royal Ballet
Students of The Royal Ballet School
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Notes: This performance of Sir Peter Wright's production of 'Giselle' was given by The Royal Ballet as a tribute to him, in this his final season as Director of The Birmingham Royal Ballet, in recognition of his immeasurable contribution to the Royal Ballet Companies over the last 40 years.
Durations: Act I: 1.01-1.54pm, Act II: 2.24-3.12pm
Information source: Royal Opera House cast sheet and stage manager's report for 25 February 1995 (in Royal Opera House Collections)