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Romeo and Juliet

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Romeo and Juliet

(pas de deux from Act I)


Choreography by Rudolf Nureyev
Music by Sergei Prokofiev
Costumes by Ezio Frigerio

World Premiere

London Festival Ballet
June 2, 1977
Coliseum
London, England

Cast:
Patricia Ruanne (Juliet)
Rudolf Nureyev (Romeo)

ABT Premiere

Million Dollar Celebration
April 30, 1979
Metropolitan Opera House
New York, New York

Cast:
Rudolf Nureyev (Romeo)
Cynthia Gregory (Juliet)
Victor Barbee (Tybalt)
Frank Smith (Benvolio)
Gregory Osborne (Mercutio)
Sara Maule (Nurse)