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Production Design Summary - Alphabetical Index






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Productions at a Glance - First Performance Dates - Opening Nights



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Scenery designs
Costume designs
Character Costume designs
Costume performance w/wo Scenery
Scenery and/or Costume designs
either Scenery or Costume designs
unconfirmed

Première
Gala Première
World Première
Gala World Première
First Night
Revival
Revival First Night

In line with Barry Kay's definitions -

Première:
Opening night, first performance and presentation of designs.

First Night:
Second opening night; same designs, production and event as première; first or later season; same or different venue.

Revival First Night:
Existing production, own designs revised; alternatively, ab initio designs of existing production; most often same venue.




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AA

Anastasia, 1-act version

Ballet, Dance

SC

WP

1967/JUN/25

Ballet Deutsche Oper

Deutsche Oper Berlin


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AAA

Anastasia, 3-act version

Ballet, Dance

SC

WP

1971/JUL/22

The Royal Ballet

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.


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BV

Bal de la Victoire

Ballet, Dance

SC

P

1959/NOV/18

Western Theatre Ballet & Béjart Ballet

Théâtre de la Monnaie, Brussels


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CA/KA

Cain and Abel

Ballet, Dance

SC

WP

1968/NOV/01

Ballet Deutsche Oper

Deutsche Oper Berlin


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CG

Chaganog

Revue

SC

P

1964/DEC/03

Bridge Productions Ltd, Selected Cast

Vaudeville Theatre, London


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CH

Chiaroscuro

Ballet, Dance

S? C

WP

1959/NOV/18

Western Theatre Ballet

Théâtre de la Monnaie, Brussels


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CLV

Cunning Little Vixen

Opera, Dance

SC

P

1961/MAR/22

Sadler's Wells Opera

Sadler's Wells Theatre, London


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DD

Dance of Death

Drama, Play

C

P

1983/SEP/15

Selected Cast

Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester.


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DV

Divertimento

Opera, Fable

S? C

GP

1964/JUN/09

Western Theatre Ballet.

Theatre Royal, Bath


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DQ-V

Don Quixote

Ballet, Dance

SC

P

1966/DEC/01

Ballet Wiener Staatsoper

State Opera House, Vienna


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DQ-A

Don Quixote

Ballet, Dance

SC

P

1970/MAR/23

The Australian Ballet

Her Majesty's Theatre, Adelaide Festival


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DQ-M

Don Quixote

Ballet, Dance

SC

GP

1971/NOV/04

Ballet National de Marseilles

L'Opéra Municipal de Marseilles

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DQ-F

Don Quixote, movie

Ballet, Dance

SC

GWP

1973/JUL/19

The Australian Ballet

Sydney Opera House


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DQ-VR

Don Quixote

Ballet, Dance

SC

RF

1977/NOV/19

Ballet Wiener Staatsoper

State Opera House, Vienna
extensively revised Scenry & Costumes


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FS

Four Seasons

Ballet, Dance

SC

GP

1978/NOV/23

Ballet de l'Opéra

Théâtre National Opéra de Paris


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FJ

Frankie and Johnny

Drama, Play

S

P

1955/ ? / ?

Company ?

Venue ?, Melbourne ?


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GS

Glass Slipper

Dance,

CC

P

1949/DEC/10

National Theatre Movemt. of Australia

Princess Theatre, Melbourne





Fairy-Tale with Music


National Theatre Ballet Company



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IL

Images of Love

Ballet, Dance

SC

P

1964/APR/02

The Royal Ballet

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden


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IS

Isadora

Ballet, Dance

SC

WP

1981/APR/30

The Royal Ballet

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden


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ISS

Isadora, solos

Ballet, Dance

C+/-S

P

1982/ ? / ?

Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet

Teatro Olympico, Roma


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JT

Jacaranda Town

Ballet, Dance

S

P

1953 - 1955

Walter Gore Ballet touring Australia
as Australian Theatre Ballet ?

Opening Venue ?, Melbourne ?


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KH

Keyhole

Drama, Play

SC

P

1964/JUL/02

Royal Shakespeare Company

Aldwych Theatre, London


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MD

Maldicíon

Ballet, Dance

S&/oC

P

1954/ ? / ?

Laurel Martyn's Ballet Guild

Theatre ?, Melbourne


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MM

Measure for Measure

Drama, Comedy

SC

P

1957/NOV/19

Old Vic Company

Old Vic Theatre, London

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MN

Meistersinger
von Nürnberg

Opera,
Music-Drama

SC

RF

1969/JAN/24

The Royal Opera
Existing Production (1962)

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
enrirely new Scenery & Costumes


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MB

Métaboles

Ballet, Dance

SC

GP

1978/NOV/23

Ballet de l'Opéra

Théâtre National Opéra de Paris


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MT

Mirrors of the Truth

Opera, Dance,
Multimedia

SC
ditto

WP
F

1982/JUN/12
1982/JUN/17

Nederlandse Opera, Amsterdam
ditto

Het HOT Theater, Den Haag
Fstvl. Stage, Frankendael Park, Amstdm.


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MJ

Miss Julie

Ballet, Dance

SC

F

1970/MAR/08

Stuttgart Ballet

Württbg. Staatstheater, Opera House Stgt.


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NST

Non Stop

Ballet, Dance

SC

P

1957/JUL/25

Western Theatre Ballet

Arts Theatre Club, London


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NW

No Why

Drama, Play

SC

P

1964/JUL/02 .

Royal Shakespeare Company

Aldwych Theatre, London


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PG

Peter Grimes

Opera

SC

*)

1985/JUL/22

Victoria State Opera Company

State Theatre, Vict. Arts Ctre., Melbourne





*) Designed 1984-85; première scheduled during week beginning with date stated

Production never marerialized


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PCC

Picnic

Drama, Play

SC

P

1958/APR/14

The Belgrade Theatre Company

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry


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PR

Prisoners

Ballet, Dance

SC

P

1957/JUN/24

Western Theatre Ballet

Dartington Hall & Festival, Devon


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PNA

Pulcinella

Ballet, Dance

S

P

1956/JUN/18

Western Theatre Ballet

Theatre Royal, Bristol


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RP

Rake's Progress

Ballet, Dance

S&?C

P

1953/ ? / ?

Company ?

Australian ? or Melbourne venue ?


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RM

Raymonda, Act III

Ballet, Dance

SC

P

1966/JUL/16

The Royal Ballet, 2nd Company

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

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SL

Salade

Ballet, Dance

S&/oC

P

1961/SEP/04

Western Theatre Ballet

Empire Theatre, Edinburgh Intl. Festival


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SB

Sleeping Beauty

Ballet, Dance

SC

P

1967/OCT/08

Ballet Deutsche Oper

Deutsche Oper Berlin


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SSW

Soft Sorrow

Ballet, Dance

SC

WP

1955/JUL/04

Australian Theatre Ballet

Studio Theatre, Adelaide, Sth. AU


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ST

Solitaire

Ballet, Dance

SC

P

1978/APR/28

Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet

Sadler's Wells Theatre, London


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STP

Solitaire, pas de deux

Ballet, Dance

C

P

1962/JUN/24

Western Theatre Ballet

Theatre Royal, Bristol


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SSD

Summer of Seventeenth Doll

Drama, Play

S&/oC

WP

1955/NOV/28

Union Theatre Repertory Company

Union Theatre, Melbourne University


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SWL

Swan Lake, Act II

Ballet, Dance

S&/oC

P

1954/ ? / ?

Laurel Martyn's Ballet Guild

Repertory Theatre ?, Middle Pk. ?, Melb.


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TOS

Taming of the Shrew

Drama, Play, Comedy

S<>C

P

1951/ ? / ?

National Theatre Movement of Australia, National Theatre Ballet Company ?

Theatre ?, Melbourne


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TC

Tancredi

Ballet, Dance

SC

WP

1966/MAY/18

Ballet Wiener Staatsoper

State Opera House, Vienna


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TTH

Tell-Tale Heart

Opera,
Monodrama

SC
ditto

WP
F

1982/JUN/12
1982/JUN/17

Nederlandse Opera, Amsterdam
ditto

Het HOT Theater, Den Haag
Fstvl. Stage, Frankendael Park, Amstdm.


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TCV

Thieves' Carnival

Drama, Comedy

S? C

P

1956/JAN/10

Melbourne University Student Theatre ?

Union House Theatre ?, Melbourne ?


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UGM

Unicorn, Gorgon
and Manticore

Opera, Dance,
Madrigal Fable

SC

P

1958/JUL/22

New Opera Company

Sadler's Wells Theatre, London


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VT

Victor

Drama, Play

SC

P

1964/AUG/05

Royal Shakespeare Company

Aldwych Theatre, London

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Set Design for 'Métaboles', four preliminary sketches, a development sequence of a tableau of ten drawings, Scenery and Costumes Design Barry Kay, Choreography Kenneth MacMillan, Ballet de l'Opéra, Théâtre National Opéra de Paris, Gala Première 1978-NOV-23, Occasion: Soirée MacMillan, Collection Barry Kay Archive Set Design for 'Métaboles', four preliminary sketches, a development sequence of a tableau of ten drawings, Scenery and Costumes Design Barry Kay, Choreography Kenneth MacMillan, Ballet de l'Opéra, Théâtre National Opéra de Paris, Gala Première 1978-NOV-23, Occasion: Soirée MacMillan, Collection Barry Kay Archive Set Design for 'Métaboles', four preliminary sketches, a development sequence of a tableau of ten drawings, Scenery and Costumes Design Barry Kay, Choreography Kenneth MacMillan, Ballet de l'Opéra, Théâtre National Opéra de Paris, Gala Première 1978-NOV-23, Occasion: Soirée MacMillan, Collection Barry Kay Archive Set Design for 'Métaboles', four preliminary sketches, a development sequence of a tableau of ten drawings, Scenery and Costumes Design Barry Kay, Choreography Kenneth MacMillan, Ballet de l'Opéra, Théâtre National Opéra de Paris, Gala Première 1978-NOV-23, Occasion: Soirée MacMillan, Collection Barry Kay Archive

Link to Set Designs for 'Métaboles', four preliminary sketches, a development sequence of a tableau of ten drawings, Scenery and Costumes Design Barry Kay, Choreography Kenneth MacMillan, Ballet de l'Opéra, Théâtre National Opéra de Paris, Gala Première 1978-NOV-23, Occasion: Soirée MacMillan, Collection Barry Kay Archive

Métaboles


Link to Set Designs for 'Métaboles', four preliminary sketches, a development sequence of a tableau of ten drawings, Scenery and Costumes Design Barry Kay, Choreography Kenneth MacMillan, Ballet de l'Opéra, Théâtre National Opéra de Paris, Gala Première 1978-NOV-23, Occasion: Soirée MacMillan, Collection Barry Kay Archive

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Preliminary sketches for the set

Ballet de l'Opéra
Théâtre National Opéra de Paris
Gala Première 1978/NOV/23
Occasion: Soirée MacMillan

from a tableau of a development sequence of ten drawings

crayon on black construction paper
tableau: 25 x 32.5 cm; 9.8 x 12.6 ins

Collection Barry Kay Archive

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