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Sadler's Wells Theatre (London, England)

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Works: 416 works in 588 publications in 3 languages and 4,837 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Nonfiction films  Filmed ballets  Televised ballets  Operas  Filmed dance  Nonfiction television programs  Dance films  Fantasy films  Television programs 
Roles: Performer, Producer, Organizer of meeting, his
Classifications: GV1790.S8, 792.842
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Swan lake by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Bourne's reinterpretation of Swan lake, which features male dancers in traditionally female roles
Sadler's Wells. This, and every evening, performances on the slack wire. By Signor Pietro Bologna. Two musical pieces, one entitled The clown turn'd beau by England) Sadler's Wells Theatre (London( )

6 editions published between 1788 and 2005 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sadler's Wells. Monday, April 1, 1793, and the following evenings, great variety of entertainments, particularly a domestic tale, founded on fact, called La foret noire by England) Sadler's Wells Theatre (London( )

6 editions published between 1793 and 2005 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Bourne's Nutcracker! by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Clara's journey from a bleak Christmas Eve at Dr. Dross' Orphanage, through a shimmering wonderland to the spectacular candy land of Sweetieland. Tchaikovsky's much-loved score and Olivier Award-winning designer Anthony Ward's stunning sets and costumes with sizzling choreography. Matthew Bourne's Nutcracker promises a fresh serving of the traditonal Christmas fare
Sadler's Wells : Monday, June 2, 1788, And the following evenings. Performances on the slack wire. By Signor Pietro Bologna. Two musical pieces, One entitled The Friendly Tars ; or, The Sailors' Plot. And an entire new One, called The April Fool. Singers, Mr. Dighton, Mr. Lowe, Mr. Herryman, Master Abrahams, and Mr. Meadows, Mrs. Baker, and Mrs. Leffler. An Extraordinary and Curious Exhibition of posture work and Exertions of Strength by The Infant Hercules, a child of ten years old. A new dance, called Love and Opportunity. By Mr. Holland, Mr. Dubois, and Mons. Boi-Maison, Miss Brouguier, and Miss Bithmere. Tight-Rope Dancing, By The Little Devil, Master Richer, Madame La Romaine, And La Belle Espagnole. After the above different Performances, will be exhibited a new superb spectacle, called Les Quatre Fils Aimon ; Or, The Four Valiant Brothers. Principal characters, King Charlemagne by Signor Bologna, Roland, his Son, by Mon. Boi-Maison. Officers of the King's Party. Mr. Dubois, Mr. Dighton, Mr. Meadows, Mr. Herryman, Mr. Doctor, Mr. Boyce. The Four Brothers. Renaux, Mon. Duranci, Danvis, Mr. Redige, Dousdique, Mr Holland, Cademuse, Mr Louis. Officers of Renaux's Party. Mr. Lawrence, Mr. Lowe, Mr. Brouguier, Mr. Huntley. Princess St. Clair, wife of Renaux, by Miss Bithmere. In the above Performance will be exhibited a Display of The Broad Sword and Battle Axe, By Monsieur Durenci and Monsieur Boi-Maison, The scenery, dresses, and decorations to the above, enterely new. The scenes Designed by Mr. Greenwood. Boxes, Three Shillings and Six Pence ; Pit, Two Shillings ; Gallery, One Shilling. Places for the Boxes to be taken at the Wells from Ten till Two. The Doors to be opened at half past five O'Clock, begin at half past six, precisely. Vivant Rex & Regina! by England) Sadler's Wells Theatre (London( )

1 edition published in 1788 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sadler's Wells : This and the following evenings, Great Variety of Entertainments, particularly An Entirely New comic dance, called The bee hive. By Mr. Dubois, Mons. Boi-Maison, and Miss Blanchet. A Favourite Historical Representation, in Two Parts, in which is given a living picture of the guardian frigate, (commanded by Lieutenant Riou, in her Voyage to the South Seas,) as she appeared when embayed amongst the stupendous floating Islands of ice. With songs, duets, trios, &c. incident to the Piece. Equilibres on the slack wire ; Also with two drums, and the peacock's feather, by Signor Bologna. And the Curious Performance with a pyramid of glasses ; together with the Surprising Exhibition of the Italian Serpent, by Signor Joseph Doctor. Tight-Rope dancing, By Signor Pietro Bologna, Master Bologna, and La Belle Espagnole. In the Course of the Evening will be given the last admired Performance, in Two Parts, called The Champ de Mars ; Or, Loyal Foederation. Descriptive of the Grand National Fete held at Paris on the 14th of July 1790, and progressively displaying the different Operations of the Parisians on that Day ; particularly in their parading parties to the Champ de Mars, and the Ceremony of the Civic Oath ; together with the Manoeuvres of the military children. The whole interspersed with a Variety of favourite French Chansons, Airs, Marches, and other Music made Use of on that Occasion. The Performances of the Evening to conclude with the new entertainment, called Neptune's Levee Or, Harlequin in Spain. Representing, in a Variety of Incidents, Serious and Comic, The Adventures of Count Beaumont. And including a Grand and Interesting spectacle, (displayed in a New Mode of Scenic Effect) to represent a Magnificent Palace in the Sea ; In which is shewn, accompanied by a Variety of marine devices, and emblematical banners, a grand naval procession Of British admirals, naval commanders, and eminent seamen, Whose Lives have been nobly devoted to the Service of their Country since the memorable Defeat of the Spanish Armada, in 1588. With New Scenery, Machinery, Dresses, and Decorations. The Paintings by Mr. Greenwood. The Music by Mr. Taylor. Boxes, Three Shillings and Sixpence ; Pit, Two Shillings ; Gallery, One Shilling. Places for the Boxes to be taken at the Wells from Ten till Two. The Doors to be opened at half past five O'Clock, and begin at half past six, precisely. Servants to keep places till half past seven by England) Sadler's Wells Theatre (London( )

1 edition published in 1797 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sadler's Wells This and the following Evenings, Extraordinary Exhibitions of posture work, and exertions of strength by The infant Hercules. In the Course of the Performances, will be exhibited a superb exhibition, called Les quatres fils Aimond; Or, The Four Valiant Brothers. In the above Performance will be exhibited a Display of The Broad Sword and Battle Axe, By Monsieur Durenci and Monsieur Boi-Maison, Two musical pieces, One entitled The Clown Turn'd Beau. And an entire new One, called The Sailor's Contrivance. Singers, Mr. Dighton, Mr. Lowe, Mr. Herryman, Master Abrahams, and Mr. Meadows, Mrs. Baker, and Mrs. Leffler. A new spectacle, of singing and dancing, called The Wool Trade; Or, The Staplers' Jubilee. In which will be introduced An Emblematical Procession Of the different Manufacturers, in Honor of Bishop Blaze. Consisting of Wool Staplers, Shearers, Combers, Carders, Scribblers, Spinners, Weavers, Dyers, and Dressers. The scenery, dresses, and decorations to the above, entirely New. Tight-Rope dancing, By The little devil, Master Richer, Madame La Romaine, And La Belle Espagnole. In which is introduced a whimsical Pas de Deux on the Rope, accompanied by a duerto, with eth Castanets and Drum, by The little devil and La Belle Espagnole. The whole to conclude with an entire new Entertainment, called. The Witch of the Lakes; Or, Harlequin in the Hebrides. The Scenes designed by Mr. Greenwood. The Music composed and compiled by Mr. Taylor. Boxes, Three Shillings and Six Pence; Pit, Two Shillings; Gallery, One Shilling. Places for the Boxes to be taken at the Wells from Ten till Two. The Doors to be opened at half past five O'Clock, begin at half past six precisely. Vivant Rex & Regina! by England) Sadler's Wells Theatre (London( )

1 edition published in 1788 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphée aux enfers by Jacques Offenbach( Recording )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booklet contains article by Maurice Tassart and synopsis plus libretto
Anne Katrine Dolven by Anne Katrine Dolven( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sadler's Wells. Monday, June 2, 1788, and the following evenings. Performances on the slack wire. By Signor Pietro Bologna. Two musical pieces, one entitled The friendly tars; or, the sailors' plot. by England) Sadler's Wells Theatre (London( )

5 editions published in 1788 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sadler's Wells. This and the following evenings, great variety of entertainments, particularly an entirely new comic dance, called The bee hive by England) Sadler's Wells Theatre (London( )

5 editions published in 1797 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Checkmate ; The rake's progress( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Checkmate, a ballet in one act with prologue, portrays a game of love and death, played according to rules of chess. The rake's progress, a ballet in six scenes, portrays the fall of a young man who squanders away his fortune, is cast into a London madhouse, and filled with remorse, ends his days
Zero degrees by Akram Khan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Following worldwide acclaim since its premiere at Sadler's Wells in July 2005, "Zero Degrees" is a multi award-winning collaboration between four of today's most respected artists. The ground-breaking production unites celebrated Moroccan-Flemish dancer-choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Akram Khan - renowned for developing his own 'contemporary kathak' style, composer/producer Nitin Sawhney, and sculptor Antony Gormley who contributed to the staging with two life-size casts of the dancers."--Container
Sacred monsters by Sylvie Guillem( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work brings together two pre-eminent dancers, Akram Kahn, renowned for developing his own "contemporary Kathnak" style and acclaimed ballerina Sylie Guillem, as they explore the dynamics and language of two different dance forms, kathak and ballet
The Rake's progress by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance of the ballet "The rake's progress." Portrays the gradual social downfall of a young man
Humphrey Clinker : a farce in two acts by Thomas Dibdin( Book )

5 editions published between 1828 and 1830 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Checkmate( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance of a ballet in one act with prologue which was created in 1937. It portrays a game of love and death played according to the rules of chess
Sutra by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A dance collaboration inspired by the skill, strength and spirituality of Buddhist Shaolin monks"--Booklet
The obstinate family : a farce in one act by Samuel Phelps( Book )

1 edition published in 1853 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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