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RepositoryNational Resource Centre for Dance Archive
Ref NoBB/H/1/2/10
TitleRuby Ginner, Irene Mawer and Company at Sadler's Wells
Date16 June 1932
DescriptionProgramme for Dance, Mime and Choric Drama with performances of: Overture: "Fingal's Cave"; The Call of the Sea (a poem ballet by Ruby Ginner) with cast list, Aunt Anne Remembers with synopsis, Preludes, From the Greek Vases and Odes: "Bring the Woven Garlande to the Shrine of Aikos", "Haste ye to the Dancing Place of the Ivy-Crowned God", "The Delphian Maids set up the Swift-Footed Dance" (Williams and Ruscoe); Nemesis, Lament for Adonis (Mawer) with cast list, The Cornharvest (a Greek pastoral by Ruby Ginner) with cast list and synopsis, Pierrot Poete Moderne with synopsis, Peasant Studies, Mazurka, St. Keyne of the Storm (a mime play by Irene Mawer) with cast list and synopsis. Company member list. Choreography by Ruby Ginner unless otherwise stated, mimes by Irene Mawer. Programme contains advertisements for a summer school of Dance, Mime and Theatrecraft, the Wigmore Hall and Piano Galleries Ltd., and an insert advertisement with order form for Irene Mawer's book 'The Art of Mime' (Methuen & Co. Ltd.).
Related MaterialMusic score for The Call of the Sea
Extent1 theatre programme
FormatTheatre Programme
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/P1515Mawer; Irene (1893-1962); Mime1893-1962
DS/UK/P1294Ginner; Ruby Mary Adeline (1886-1978); dance practitioner1886-1978
NA20Sadler's Wells Theatre/London/England, UK
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