The Spellbound Child

Choreography by: George Balanchine

Music by: Maurice Ravel

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Credits

Music
L'enfant et les Sortil├Ęges (1920-25)
Premiere
November 20, 1946, Ballet Society, Central High School of Needle Trades, New York
NYC Ballet Premiere
May 15, 1975, New York State Theater, Ravel Festival, titled L'enfant et les Sortil├Ęges
Original Cast
Elise Reiman, Tanaquil Le Clercq, William Dollar, Georgia Hiden

NYC Ballet Original Cast
Marnee Morris, Christine Redpath, Jean-Pierre Frohlich, Tracy Bennett, Colleen Neary, Stephanie Saland

Poem by Colette (translated by Lincoln Kirstein and Jane Barzin).