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Giselle - 8 March 1995 Evening 7.30pm

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 Sarah Wildor
Count Albrecht Zoltán Solymosi
Hilarion
a forester
Adam Cooper
Act I
Wilfred
Albrecht's squire
Gary Avis
Berthe
Giselle's mother
Sandra Conley
The Duke of Courland Christopher Saunders
Bathilde
his daughter
Elizabeth McGorian
Leader of the Hunt Iain Webb
Pas de six Sara Gallie
Pas de six Errol Pickford
Pas de six Michelle Davis
Pas de six Nicola Searchfield
Pas de six Yohei Sasaki
Pas de six Jonathan Howells
Peasants and Courtiers Artists of The Royal Ballet
Act II
Myrtha
Queen of the Wilis
Benazir Hussain
Moyna
Myrtha's attendant
Jane Burn
Zulme
Myrtha's attendant
Gail Taphouse
Wilis Artists of The Royal Ballet
Students of The Royal Ballet School
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Notes: These performances of Sir Peter Wright's production of 'Giselle' were 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: 7.32-8.25pm, Act II: 8.56-9.43pm
Information source: Royal Opera House cast sheet and stage manager's report for 8 March 1995 (in Royal Opera House Collections)