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Romeo et Juliette

Alternative title
Romeo and Juliet
Synopsis
Prokofiev’s ballet Romeo and Juliet in dress rehearsal at the Opéra de Paris Garnier and danced by the Ballet de l’Opéra de Paris. Choreography and mise-en-scène by Rudolf Nureyev, Patrick Dupond and Monique Loudières dance the title roles. The conductor is Robert Irving.
Country
France
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
17 Oct 1984
Duration
141 mins

Credits

Director
Jacques Bernard
Music
Sergei Prokofiev
Production Design
Ezio Frigerio
Costume
Ezio Frigerio; Mauro Pagano
Choreographer
Rudolf Nureyev
Cast
Dupond. PatrickRomeo
Monique LoudièresJuliet
Jean-Pierre FranchettiMercutio
Alain MartyFriar Laurence
Annie CarbonnelNurse
Annie DaubresseLady Montague
Cyril AtanassoffTybalt
Jean DorizonLady Montague
Jeane-Pierre PascalEscalus, Prince of Verona
Jocelyn BosserCapulet
Karine AvertyRosaline
Laurent HilaireParis
Stéphane PrinceBenvolio
Vladimir HuotFriar John
Yvette ChauvireLady Capulet

Additional Details

Theatre
Opéra de Paris Garnier
Theatre company
Ballet de l’Opéra de Paris
Production type
Dance
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Subjects
Dance
Keywords
ballet; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Rehearsals

Archive

Name

Dance Collection, Jerome Robbins Dance Division

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Fax
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Address
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