The Royal Ballet

The Royal Ballet
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Margot Fonteyn leads the Royal Ballet in this showcase which was filmed at the Royal Opera House. The footage includes three performances in which Michael Somes partners the prima ballerina, comprising Stravinsky's The Firebird, Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake and Henze's Ondine for which choreographer Sir Frederick Ashton specifically created the title role for Fonteyn.