Valse Fantaisie

Choreography by: George Balanchine

Music by: Mikhail Glinka

Attended by the male dancer, the three ballerinas of this work move together in a whirl of perpetual motion.

Performances

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Credits

Music
Valse-Fantaisie for Piano (1839), (orchestrated 1845, re-orchestrated 1856)
Premiere
January 6, 1953, New York City Ballet, City Center of Music and Drama
Original Cast
Diana Adams, Melissa Hayden, Tanaquil Le Clercq, Nicholas Magallanes

Costumes by
Karinska
Lighting by
Jean Rosenthal