LONDON ROYAL BALLET 1969
Editor :Historic performances, Covent Garden
Recording :Historic performances, Covent Garden
Music :Piotr Tchaïkovsky
Production :Rudolf Nureyev
Direction :Royal Opera House Orchestra
Choreography :Rudolf Nureyev after Marius Petipa
Performance filmed in Covent Garden with Nureyev and Merle Park in 1968. This version shows Nureyev in the dual role of Drosselmeyer and the Prince.
Clara: Merle Park
Drosselmeyer and the Prince: Rudolf Nureyev
With the soloists and the corps de ballet from the London Royal Ballet.