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An Evening with the Royal Ballet (DVD and Video)

 

 

 
 

Produced by British Home Entertainment Ltd
in association with The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
Filmed at The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden


La Valse:
Danced by the corps de ballet of The Royal Ballet Music by Maurice Ravel with choreography by Nizhinska

Les Sylphides:
Featuring Margot Fonteyn and Rudolph Nureyev with the corps de ballet of The Royal Ballet. Music by Frederick Chopin with choreography by Michel Fokine

Le Corsaire:
The famous pas de deux performed by Margot Fonteyn and Rudolph Nureyev. Music by Riccardo Drigo, and choreographed by Nureyev himself

Aurora's Wedding from The Sleeping Beauty:
Featuring Margot Fonteyn with David Blair and the corps de ballet of The Royal Ballet Music by Peter Tchaikovsky with choreography by Marius Petipa.

DVD
The DVD contains profiles of Rudolph Nureyev and Margot Fonteyn, and a history of
The Royal Ballet. The menu allows direct access to each sequence.
The DVD is available in PAL format only, with unrestricted regional access.