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Theme and Variations

Repertory Archive

Theme and Variations

Choreography by George Balanchine
Music by Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky (Suite No. 3 for Orchestra, final movement)
Scenery and Costumes by Woodman Thompson
Lighting by Jean Rosenthal

World Premiere

November 26, 1947
City Center 55 Street Theater
New York, New York


Alicia Alonso, Igor Youskevitch, Melissa Hayden, Paula Lloyd, Cynthia Riseley, Anna Cheselka, Fernando Alonso, Fernand Nault, Zachary Solov, Eric Braun