Chanson

Ballet: Work details

Choreographer: Derek Deane
Composer: Marie-Joseph Canteloube
Music title: Chants d'Auvergne. Series 1, No. 2 - Baïlero
Work definition: Ballet in one act
Notes: This ballet was created for a gala given in aid of the Westminster Society for Mentally Handicapped Children and Adults.
World premiere: 10 October 1982, The Royal Ballet, Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
ROH premiere: 8 November 1983, The Royal Ballet
ROH company premiere: 8 November 1983, The Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Productions
Chanson (1982) The Royal Ballet (2 performances online)