Ballet by John Neumeier

 

Music
  Giacomo Meyerbeer
Günter Bialas
Robert Schumann
Wilhelm Killmayer
Choreography
Staging
  John Neumeier
Set
  Marco Arturo Marelli
Costumes
  Silvia Strahammer

 

World Premiere
The Hamburg Ballet, May 12, 1974

 

Original Cast    
Meyerbeer
  Max Midinet
Schumann
  François Klaus
The African
  Magali Messac
Valentine
  Marianne Kruusen
Urbain
  Tomislav Bukovic
Nevers
  Eugen Ivanics
Raoul   Fred Howald
Priest   Rolf Warter
Bertha   Rosa Sicart
Florestan
  Savatore Aiello
Eusebius
  Truman Finney
Clara Schumann
  Marina Eglevsky
Schumann's Mother   Beatrice Cordua
Friedrich Wieck   Rolf Warter
Brahms   Victor Hughes
 

 
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