Daphnis and Chloe - Influences and Adaptations - Ballet

Ballet

  • Maurice Ravel wrote the 1912 ballet Daphnis et ChloĆ© for Sergei Diaghilev's Ballets Russes, choreographed by Michel Fokine.
  • The music by Ravel was also used in the ballet of the same name by Frederick Ashton, first performed by the Sadler's Wells Ballet (now Royal Ballet) at Covent Garden on 5 April 1951, with Margot Fonteyn as Chloe and Michael Somes as Daphnis. Decor was by John Craxton.
  • John Neumeier choreographed the ballet Daphnis and Chloe for his Frankfurt Ballet company.

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