Age of Anxiety

Choreography by: Jerome Robbins

Music by: Leonard Bernstein

Performances

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Credits

Music
Symphony No. 2 for Piano and Orchestra (1949), based on the poem “Age of Anxiety” by W.H. Auden
Premiere
February 26, 1950, New York City Ballet, City Center of Music and Drama
Original Cast
Tanaquil Le Clercq, Todd Bolender, Francisco Moncion, Jerome Robbins, Yvonne Mounsey, Patricia McBride, Beatrice Tompkins, Melissa Hayden, Herbert Bliss, Dick Beard, Shaun O’Brien, Edward Bigelow

Costumes by
Irene Sharaff
Set by
Oliver Smith
Lighting by
Jean Rosenthal