BALLET TOUR spring 1964 - Aimez-vous Bach? - Coppélia - Hymn - Swan Lake - Carmen - Street games

BALLET TOUR SPRING 1964 (1964) was a ballet production by Riksoperaen, the touring arm of The Norwegian National  Opera. The production toured to Rena, Hamar, Lillehammer, Ålesund, Molde, Kristiansund, Oppdal, Rjukan, Larvik, Stavanger, Haugesund and Voss, and comprised 9 ballets:

Aimez-vous Bach?, choreographed by Brian Macdonald to music by Johann Sebastian Bach.

Solo and Pas de deux from Coppélia, choreography Lev Ivanov, music by Léo Délibes.

Hymn, choreographed by Brian Macdonald to music by Frederick Delius.

Pas de quatre and Pas de deux from Act II of Svanesjøenchoreographyi Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov, music by Peter Tchaikovsky

Protest, choreography Ronald Frazier, music by Morton Gould.

Dances from Carmenchoreographed by Ronald Frazier to music by Georges Bizet.

Street Games, choreographed by Walter Gore to music by Jacques Ibert.

In Stavanger, Act II from Coppélia (choreography Lev Ivanov music by Léo Délibes) was performed instead of Street Games.


(Objekt ID 128004)
Object type Production
Premiere April 6, 1964
Produced by The Norwegian National Opera & Ballet
Based on Swan Lake by Peter Tsjaikovskij, Marius Petipa, Lev Ivanov; Coppélia by Léo Délibes, Marius Petipa; Carmen by Henri Meilhac, Ludovic Halévy, Georges Bizet; Aimez-vous Bach? by Johann Sebastian Bach, Brian Macdonald; Hymn by Brian Macdonald, Frederick Delius
Audience Adults
Keywords Ballet


Anne-Margrethe Skari’s private archive. Donated by Anne-Margrethe Skari, 17.11.2021

Performance dates
April 29, 1964Voss Ungdomshall Show
April 27, 1964Hovedscenen, Festiviteten, Haugesund Theatre Show
April 25, 1964Hovedscenen, Rogaland Teater Show
April 24, 1964Hovedscenen, Rogaland Teater Show
April 21, 1964Teaterhuset Munken, Larvik Show
April 20, 1964Rjukanhuset Show
April 14, 1964Kinosalen, Oppdal Kulturhus Show
April 12, 1964Festiviteten, Kristiansund Show
April 11, 1964Molde Kinoen, Teatret Vårt (Our Theatre) Show
April 10, 1964Arbeideren, Ålesund Show
April 8, 1964Lillehammer kino Show
April 7, 1964Scandic Hamar Show
April 6, 1964Rena Tour Premiere