The Card Party

Choreography by: George Balanchine

Music by: Igor Stravinsky

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Credits

Music
Jeu de Cartes (1936), commissioned by Lincoln Kirstein and Edward M.M. Warburg. Scenario by Igor Stravinsky and M. Malaieff.
Premiere
April 27, 1937, American Ballet. Metropolitan Opera House
NYC Ballet Premiere
February 15, 1951, as The Card Game, City Center of Music and Drama
Original Cast
William Dollar, Annabelle Lyon, Leda Anchutina, Ariel Lang, Hortense Kahrklin

NYC Ballet Original Cast
Todd Bolender, Janet Reed, Jillana, Patricia Wilde, Doris Breckenridge