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David McAlister in La Fille Mal Gardee  (Australian Ballet)

La Fille Mal Gardee (The Australian Ballet)

1989 NR

Fiona Tonkin, David McAlister and Ray Powell star in this pitch-perfect performance of the comedic masterpiece originated by Jean Dauberval, which centers on the forbidden romance between the unhappily betrothed Lise and her secret love, Colas. Conducted by Noel Smith, the effervescent production features choreography from Frederick Ashton, arrangements by John Lanchbery and music by Ferdinand Herold.