SHADOWPLAY

Music by Charles Koechlin (Les Bandar-Log, op. 176, and 2 fragments from La Course de Printemps, op. 95)
Choreography by Antony Tudor
Libretto based on a theme from Rudyard Kipling's Jungle Book
Scenery and costumes by Michael Annals
Lighting by Nananne Porcher

World Premiere: The Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 1/25/67
Original Cast: Anthony Dowell, Merle Park, Derek Rencher
ABT Premiere: New York State Theater, New York, 7/23/75
Cast: Mikhail Baryshnikov (Boy With Matted Hair), Gelsey Kirkland (Celestial), Jonas Kage (Terrestrial)

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