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Dance ID: 584
 
ChoreographerDate Choreographed
Antony Tudor 1936
Dance Title: Jardin aux lilas (Lilac garden)
Premier: Ballet Rambert, Mercury Theatre
Premier City: London
Premier State:  
Premier Country: England
Premier Date: January 26, 1936
Description of Work: Program note: "A ballet with a Maupassant-like plot, springing from a situation wherein two lovers, about to be parted, have a desperate longing to kiss each other before parting."
Version Staged by:  
Running Time: 18:00
Running Time Comments:  

Style of MovementComments
Ballet  

ICKL Number
1632

 
NotatorPrimary NotatorYear Notated
Muriel Topaz 1967
Status of Score
Handwritten manuscript

Pagination: xii, 117
Level of Notation: Intermediate/Advanced

Certified byCertified Date
Allan Miles  
Number of Women: 6
Number of Minimum Women: 6
Number of Men: 6
Number of Minimum Men: 6
Number of Either Gender: 0
Number of Minimum of Either Gender: 0
Number of Soloist (Women): 0
Number of Soloist (Men): 0
Number of Soloist (Either Gender): 0
Number of Principle (Women): 0
Number of Principle (Men): 0
Number of Principle (Either Gender): 0
Total Cast: 12
Alternate Cast:  
Additional Cast:  
Level of Dancer: Advanced/Professional
Casting Notes:  
Dancers in Original Version: Maude Lloyd, Hugh Laing, Antony Tudor, Peggy van Praagh, Elisabeth Schooling, Frank Staff, Ann Gee, Leslie Edwards, Tamara Svetlova
Dancers in Staged Version: Sue Knapp, Diane Morhrman, Irine Nute, Janet Sumner, Diane Byer, Kathleen McClintock, Robert LuPone, Bonjin Atsugi, Anthony Salatino, Robert Iscove, John Giffin, Stephen Reinhardt

Costume DesignerComments
Hugh Stevenson  
Set DesignerComments
Hugh Stevenson  
Lighting DesignerComments
Jean Rosenthal 1951 Production
Sidney Bennett 1967 Production
John Healy 1969 Production
Tom Lingwood 1975 Production

Costume Information: Costume sketeches and description provided with score. Women: a white lace gown for Carloline, coloured silks for the other women ; Men: a stuffy blue frock coat for the husband, a semi-military green velvet tunic for the lover
Lighting Information:  
Props Information:  
Set Information: A romantic, lilac filled garden setting with painted backdrop and lilac bushes scattered about the “legs”
Miscellaneous Production Information:  
Music ComposerComments
Ernest Chausson  

Music Title:Poème, op. 25, pour violon et orchestre

Music Formats Available from the DNBMusic Format Comments
Marked Score  
CD  

Live Music Required: Yes
Music in Public Domain:
Music Rights Comments:  
Music Availablity Offsite: The Juilliard School Dance Department
Other Music Information:  
Format AvailableComments
VHS or PAL Video New York Theatre Ballet, Florence Gould Hall, New York, May 2, 2003. Staged by Sallie Wilson
VHS or PAL Video PBS "Dance in America" series -- American Ballet Theater, April 13, 1990
LabanWriter Format
No
Permission for Education: Yes
Permission for Education Comments:  
Permission for Research: Yes
Permission for Research Comments:  
Permission for Performance: Contract Required
Permission for Performance Comments:  
Dance in Public Domain:
Copyright Information: Copyright 1983 by Antony Tudor
Royalty FeeComments
Call for information  
Licensing FeeComments
Call for information  
Artist Contact
Sally Brayley Bliss, Executor Antony Tudor Ballet Trust


DNB Archival Score Available:
Archival Score Comment: Locate at OSU Library
Archival Score Box Label:  
Archival Score Condition: Fair
Archival Revised Score:
Archival Revised Score Comments:  
Master Copy Available:
Master Copy Comments:  
Circulating Copy Available:
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Item Microfilmed:
Archival Offsite Copy
Microfilms: NYPL Dance Division *ZBD-127 reel 33; OSU Special Collection Box 1-16, Box 5-196
Archival PlaybillsComments
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