1. How many people die onstage in Kenneth MacMillan’s ‘Mayerling’?

2. Which ballets are set in
(a) Polish Galicia,
(b) Worcestershire,
(c) Thuringia,
(d) Barcelona?

3. What are the occupations of the following balletic characters: Count Taafe; Gallison; Belyayev?

4. Who created the roles of Lise and Colas in Ashton’s ‘La Fille mal gardée’?

5. ‘I can do something with that face,’ said Dame Ninette de Valois when she saw this young dancer (pictured) for the first time. Who is he?

Answers to last week’s quiz

1. Rebecca Warren

2. ‘Waste Man’

3. David Smith

4. Constantin Brancusi

Winner: Frank O’Donovan

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