Thaïs Pas de Deux


Choreography by Frederick Ashton
Staged by Grant Coyle
Music by Jules Massenet ("Meditation" from Thaïs)
Costumes by Anthony Dowell


Thaïs Pas de Deux was given its World Premiere at a Gala Performance at the Adelphi Theatre, London on March 21, 1971, danced by Antoinette Sibley and Anthony Dowell.

Thaïs Pas de Deux was given its United States premiere by the Pacific Ballet at the Nourse Auditorium, San Francisco on June 3, 1971, danced by guest artists Antoinette Sibley and Anthony Dowell.

Thaïs Pas de Deux was given its American Ballet Theatre Company Premiere at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York on May 17, 2010, danced by Diana Vishneva and Jared Matthews.



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