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Don Juan (1948)

A Choreographic Impression by Frederick Ashton (subtitle added 13 September 1952)

M Music by
S Scenery by
C Costumes by
D Danced by
FP First performance
NP New production
R Reproduced by
ST Staging (indicates that the ballet was produced in substantially its original form)

M Richard Strauss (Symphonic Poem, opus 20)
SC Edward Burra

D Don Juan: Robert Helpmann; "La Morte Amoureuse": Margot Fonteyn; Her Attendants: Alfred Rodrigues, Bryan Ashbridge; A Young Wife: Moira Shearer; Her Husband: Richard Ellis; Amours: Anne Heaton, Gerd Larsen, Julia Farron, Rosemary Lindsay, Nadia Nerina, Gillian Lynne; Rivals: John Field, Kenneth Melville, Philip Chatfield; Carnaval: corps de ballet
FP Sadler's Wells Ballet, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 25 November 1948