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26. CAESAR AND CLEOPATRA


Play by George Bernard Shaw


Music: By Yuri Shaporin.

Choreography: Pantomime and dances choreographed by George Balanchine.

Production: Produced and directed by V. R. Rappaport. Scenery and costumes by Vladimir A. Schouko.

Premiere: September 30, 1923, Petrograd Drama Theater [group], Maly Opera Theater, Petrograd.

Cast: Cleopatra, Eugenia Wolf-Israel; others.

Note: Balanchine choreographed the pantomime and dances in Act I, and movements for Cleopatra.

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