Colorado Ballet

Fancy Free

Fancy Free

Choreographer: Jerome Robbins
Staged by Judith Fugate
Composer: Leonard Bernstein
Years performed: 2015
Kevin Gael Thomas, Jesse Marks and Francisco Estevez - by Sue Daniels Photography
Kevin Gael Thomas, Jesse Marks and Francisco Estevez - by Sue Daniels Photography

Total run time: 28 minutes

Choreography by Jerome Robbins
Music by Leonard Bernstein*
Scenery by Oliver Smith
Costumes by Kermit Love
Original Lighting by Ronald Bates
Lighting by Mark Stanley
Staged by Judith Fugate

The ballet concerns three sailors on shore leave.
Time: 1944, a hot summer night
Place: New York City, a side street

Big Stuff sung by Dee Dee Bridgewater. Recording directed by Glen Roven.

First Performance: April 18, 1944

*Music by arrangement with Boosey & Hawkes, Inc., Sole Agent for Leonard Bernstein Music Publishing Company LLC, publisher and copyright owner

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