BLUEBEARD

Music by Jacques Offenbach, arranged by Antal Dorati
Choreography by Michel Fokine
Libretto by Michel Fokine, based on Meilhac and Halevy's libretto for Offenbach's opera bouffe Barbe-bleu
Scenery and costumes by Marcel Vertes

World Premiere: Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, 10/27/41
Original Cast: Vania Psota (King Bobiche), Borislav Runanine (Count Oscar), Anton Dolin (Baron Bluebeard), Simon Semenoff (Alchemist Popoloni), Miriam Golden, Jeanette Lauret, Maria Karnilova, Nora Kaye, Rosella Hightower (Wives of Bluebeard), Lucia Chase (Queen Clementine), The Queen's Lovers: Dimitri Romanoff (Alvarez), Donald Saddler (Armando), Annabelle Lyon (Angelo, a page), Jerome Robbins (Alfonso), Yurek Lazowsky (Orlando), Alicia Markova (Fioretta), George Skibine (Prince Sapphire), Irina Baronova (Boulotte)

© Copyright 2003-2007 Ballet Theatre Foundation, Inc.
All rights reserved.