Music by Ralph Vaughan Williams (Fantasy on a Theme of Thomas Tallis)
Choreography by Richard Wagner
Libretto suggested by Maurice Maeterlinck's play Soeur Beatrice
Lighting by Nananne Porcher

World Premiere:Ballet Theatre Workshop, Hunter College Playhouse, New York, 5/11/64
Original Cast: Hester Fitzgerald (Beatrice), Joseph Carow (Prince Pellidor), Mary Stone (Abbess), Karena Brock (Statue of the Virgin), Peter Saul (Priest), Karen Krych (Sister Eglantine), Gillian Orpin (Sister Clemency), Victoria Leigh (Sister Regina), Rosanna Seravalli (Sister Balbine)

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