Gala Performance by The Sadler's Wells Ballet
Programme for the Gala Performance by members of The Sadler’s Wells Ballet at the Odeon Theatre, Guildford in aid of Guildford New Cathedral. Wednesday 30th May 1956 at 10.45pm.
Artists who were performing included: Rowena Jackson, Svetlana Beriosova, Michael Somes, David Blair, Anya Linden, Annette Page, Bryan Ashbridge, Gary Burne, Peter Clegg, Ronald Hynd, Prmin Trecu, Catherine Boulton, Deirdre Dixon, June Lesley, Angela Walton, David Drew, Christopher Newton.
Programme includes black and white images of the Cathedral as it will be, HRH Princess Margaret [patron of Sadler’s Wells Ballet], photographs and short biographies of the leading artists.
Performences included extracts of: Les Sylphides, Divertissements, Coppelia, Swan Lake, Don Quixote, The Three Cornered Hat, Les Patineurs.
[the supporting Ballerina Catherine Boulton was daughter of Walter Boulton who was Rector of Holy Trinity (the pro-cathedral church) and Provost of Guildford]