Ballet by John Neumeier

 

Music
  Aaron Copland
"Piano Variations"
"Connotations for Orchestra" and
selections from the "Piano Fantasy"
Choreography
  John Neumeier
Costumes
  Theoni V. Aldredge
Lighting
  Thomas Skelton

 

World Premiere
American Ballet Theatre, Uris Theater
New York, January 6, 1976

 

Original Cast    
Hamlet
  Mikhail Baryschnikow
Ophelia
  Gelsey Kirkland
Gertrud
  Marcia Haydée
Claudius
  Erik Bruhn
Ghost
  William Carter

 

Premiere in Hamburg
The Hamburg Ballet, Hamburg, July 17, 1977

 

Original Hamburg Cast    
Hamlet
  Max Midinet
Ophelia
  Marianne Kruuse
Gertrud
  Magali Messac
Claudius
  François Klaus
Ghost
  Roy Wierzbicki
 

 
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