The Royal Ballet in La fille mal gardée: at rehearsal, ballet in two actsAdditional title: Royal Ballet in rehearsal: La fille mal gardéeAdditional title: Fille mal gardée (Choreographic work : Ashton)
NamesAshton, Frederick, Sir, 1904-1988 (Choreographer)Lancaster, Osbert, 1908-1986 (Costume designer)Lancaster, Osbert, 1908-1986 (Set designer)Wood, Edmée (Cinematographer)Holden, Stanley (Dancer)Nerina, Nadia (Dancer)Blair, David, 1932-1976 (Dancer)Edwards, Leslie, 1916-2001 (Dancer)Grant, Alexander, 1925- (Dancer)White, Franklin, 1924- (Dancer)Royal Ballet (Performer)Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation (Funder)
Edmée Wood Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1960 (Inferred)
Table of ContentsReel 1. Act I, Scene I: The farmyard (27 min.) -- Reel 2. Act I, Scene II: The cornfield (30 min.) -- Reel 3. Act II: Interior of the farm (35 min.).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1748
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesCreation/production credits: choreography by Frederick Ashton ; performed by The Royal Ballet.Content: British Film Institute's Film & TV database lists the title as: The Royal Ballet in rehearsal: La fille mal gardée.Creation/production credits: Some credits from British Film Institute's Film & TV database.Creation/production credits: Photography by Edmée Wood, Film Service.Creation/production credits: Music by Ferdinand Herold ; music arranged by John Lanchbery ; scenery and costumes by Osbert Lancaster.Performers: Stanley Holden (Widow Simone, a rich farmer) ; Nadia Nerina (Lise, her daughter) ; David Blair (Colas, a young farmer in love with Lise) ; Leslie Edwards (Thomas, a prosperous vineyard owner) ; Alexander Grant (Alain, his son) ; Franklin White (village notary and his secretary) ; Lawrence Ruffel, Margaret Lyons, Robin Haig, Maureen Maitland, Gloria Bluemel (Maurice Metliss, cockerel and hens) ; Shirley Grahame, Debra Wayne, Georgina Parkinson, Christine Beckley, Audrey Henderson, Jacqueline Daryl, Vyvyan Lorrayne, Monica Mason, Doreen Eastlake, Ann Kenward, Meriel Evans, Deanne Bergsma, Patricia Thorogood, Louanne Richards, Noreen Sopwith, Brenda Bolton, Mavis Osborn, Ann Howard, Julie Wood, Glynis Ellams, Keith Rosson, Derek Rencher, Richard Farley, Bryan Lawrence, Ronald Plaisted, Christopher Newton, Petrus Bosman, Douglas Steuart, Lambert Cox, Clive Molloy, John Sale, Kenneth Mason, Lawrence Beevers, Keith Martin (villagers, harvesters, grooms, etc.)Venue: Filmed in rehearsal with costumes in 1960.Funding: Transferred to video and cataloged with funds provided by the Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation.
Physical DescriptionFilm reelExtent: 3 film reels (92 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersOther local Identifier: Edmee Wood CollectionNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18038053Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3c0cf760-f87f-0130-91ab-3c075448cc4b
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