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Apollo

World Premiere

Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes
June 12, 1928
Théâtre Sarah Bernhardt
Paris, France

Cast:
Serge Lifar (Apollo)
Alice Nikitina (Terpsichore)
Lubov Tchernicheva (Polyhymnia)
Felia Dubrovska (Calliope)
Dora Vadimova
Henriette Maicherska (Deeses)
Sophie Orlova (Leto)

United States Premiere

American Ballet
April 27, 1937
Metropolitan Opera House
New York, New York

Cast:
Lew Christensen (Apollo)
Elise Reiman (Terpsichore)
Holly Howard (Polyhymnia)
Daphne Vane (Calliope)

ABT Premiere

April 25, 1943
Metropolitan Opera House
New York, New York

Cast:
André Eglevsky (Apollo)
Vera Zorina (Terpsichore)
Nora Kaye (Polyhymnia)
Rosella Hightower (Calliope)