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Theme and Variations

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

 

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