Cinderella Ballet

Cinderella BalletCinderella (AKA Zolushka) – ballet-féerie in 3 Acts, with choreography by Enrico Cecchetti (Act I and Act III) and Lev Ivanov (Act II), with the production being supervised under the counsel and instruction of Marius Petipa. Music by Baron Boris Vietinghoff-Scheel. Libretto by Lidia Pashkova (ru: Лидия Александровна Пашкова) and Ivan Vsevolozhsky.

First presented by the Imperial Ballet on 17 December, 1893 at the Imperial Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg, Russian Empire. Principal Dancers: Pierina Legnani (as Cinderella), Pavel Gerdt (as Prince Charming), Anna Johansson (as the Fairy Godmother/Good Fairy), Mathilde Kschessinskaya (as Odette, the stepsister), Maria Anderson (as Aloisa, the stepsister), Claudia Kulichevskaya (soloist in the Grand Pas d’action of Act II), Nikolai Aistov (as the King), and Alexei Bulgakov (as the Chamberlain).

 

Cinderella Ballet- Wikipedia