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  • She choreographed the original stage productions of Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Cats" and "The Phantom of the Opera".
  • She choreographed the original London stage production of "The Roar of the Greasepaint-The Smell of the Crowd", as well as the Broadway production.
  • She has choreographed several operas for the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, including "Les Troyens".
  • She was one of the fairies in the Royal Ballet's 1946 stage production of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's "The Sleeping Beauty", starring Margot Fonteyn.
  • (April 2005) : Choreography and musical staging for "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang", a musical by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, adapted for the stage by Jeremy Sams, based on the MGM/United Artists film (Hilton Theater, New York City, New York, USA).
  • (1978) She and John Barton directed William Shakespeare's play, "A Midsummer's Night Dream," in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at Aldwych Theatre in London, England with Patrick Stewart, Peter Woodward, Richard Griffiths, Dexter Fletcher, Carmen Du Sautoy, Griffith Jones, Pippa Guard, and Duncan Preston in the cast.
  • (March 16, 1949) She danced in the ballet, "Le Lac Des Cygnes Act II," "La Boutique Fantasque," and "Hamlet," in a Sadler's Wells Ballet production at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Moira Shearer, John Hart, Michael Somes, Alexander Grant, Alexis Rassine, Donald Britton, Leonide Massine, Alexandra Danilova, Robert Helpmann, Nadia Nerina, Gillian Lynne, Gerd Larsen, Anne Heaton, John Cranko, and Kenneth MacMillan in the cast
  • (July 8, 1950) She danced in the ballet, "The Three Cornered Hat," "Ballabile," and "Ballet Imperial," in a Sadler's Wells Ballet production at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Harold Turner, Palma Nye, John Hart, Mary Drage, Franklin White, Leslie Edwards, Kenneth MacMillan, Peter Clegg, Violetta Elvin, Alexander Grant, Anne Negus, Philip Chatfield, Margot Fonteyn, Michael Somes, and Beryl Grey in the cast.
  • (January 27, 1950) She danced in the ballet, "The Sleeping Beauty," in a Sadler's Wells Ballet production at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Moira Shearer (for Beryl Grey), Michael Somes, John Field, Alexander Grant, Leslie Edwards, Nadia Nerina, Kenneth MacMillan, Pamela May, and John Cranko in the cast. Robert Irving was choreographer.
  • (July 16, 1948) She danced in the ballet, "Hamlet," "Clock Symphony," and "Job," in a Sadler's Wells Ballet production at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Robert Helpmann, David Davenport, Leslie Edwards, Beryl Grey, Alexander Grant, Moira Shearer, Michael Somes, Jean Bedells, John Cranko, and Nadia Nerina in the cast.
  • (June 19, 1948 Matinee) She danced in the ballet, "The Sleeping Beauty," in a Sadler's Wells Ballet production at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Alicia Markova, Anton Dolin, David Davenport, Leslie Edwards, Alexis Rassine, Jean Bedells, Nadia Nerina, Pamela May and Frederick Ashton in the cast.
  • (February 20, 1996) She performed in the ballet, "The Sleeping Beauty," in a Royal Ballet production in a special performance in the presence of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to mark the 50th anniversary of the re-opening of Royal Opera House after World War II at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Derek Rencher, Darcey Bussell, Jonathan Cope, David Drew, Anthony Dowell, Zenaida Yanowsky, Deborah Bull, Adam Cooper, Tetsuya Kumakawa, Jean Bedells, Pauline Clayden, Leslie Edwards, Julia Farron, Beryl Grey, Stanley Holden, Gerd Larsen, Pamela May, Nadia Nerina, and Joy Newton in the cast.
  • (October 3, 1963) She performed in the ballet, "Gillian Lynne's Dance Revue: Collages," in a production at the Savoy Theatre in London, England with Tony Tanner, Sheila Falconer, and Nicolas Chagrin in the cast.
  • (1962) She performed in the pantomime, "Puss in Boots," at the London Palladium in London, England with Frankie Vaughan, Jimmy Edwards, Joan Regan, Mike Winters and Bernie Winters, Dick Emery, and Tony Sympson in the cast.
  • (1999) She directed the pantomime, "Dick Whittington", at the Sadler's Wells Theatre in London, England with Nickolas Grace, Peter Polycarpou, Royce Mills, Andrew C. Wadsworth, Jonjo O'Neill, Mark Frendo and Jill Pert in the cast.
  • (1992) She directed King, Green and William's play, "Valentine's Day," in a 1991 Chichester Festival Production at the Globe Theatre in London, England with Edward Petherbridge, John Turner, Edward De Souza, and Elizabeth Counsell in the cast.
  • (1993) She was the musical director for Wolf Mankowitz, Leslie Bricusse, and Cyril Ornadel's musical, "Pickwick", in a Chichester Festival Production at the Chichester Festival Theatre in Chichester, West Sussex, England with Harry Secombe, Ruth Madoc, Glyn Houston, Alexandra Bastedo, David Cardy, Michael Howe, Peter Land, Robert Meadmore, Kevin Ranson and Roy Castle in the cast. Patrick Garland was the director.
  • (1960) She performed for John Cranko's revue, "New Cranks", at the Lyric Theatre in Hammersmith, London, England with Bernard Cribbins in the cast.
  • (1986) She directed John Kander and Fred Ebb's musical, "Cabaret," at the Strand Theatre in London, England with Wayne Sleep, Kelly Hunter, Oscar Quitak, and Vivienne Martin the cast.
  • (1984) She directed Georges Feydeau's play, "A Little Hotel On the Side," in a British National Theatre production at the Olivier Theatre in London, England with Benjamin Whitrow, Michael Bryant, and Graeme Garden in the cast.
  • (1967) Stage Play: How Now, Dow Jones. Musical comedy. Music by Elmer Bernstein. Lyrics by Carolyn Leigh. Book by Max Shulman. Musical Director: Peter Howard. Vocal arrangements by Peter Howard. Music orchestrated by Philip J. Lang. Choreographed by Gillian Lynne. Directed by George Abbott. Lunt-Fontanne Theatre: 7 Dec 1967- 15 Jun 1968 (220 performances + 19 previews that began on 21 Nov 1967). Cast: Martin Ambrose (as "Jones/Singer"), Oscar Anthony (as "Dancer"), Linnea Chandler (as "Dancer"), James Congdon (as "Herbert"), Joel Conrad (as "Dancer"), Patricia Cope MacKenzie [credited as Patricia Cope] (as "Dancer"), Leigh Curran (as "Singer"), Jennifer Darling (as "Sue Ellen") [Broadway debut], Patti Davis (as "Judy Evans/Singer"), Sally De May (as "Mrs. Harris"), Frank DeSal (as "Tycoon/Customers' Man/Dancer"), Lois Etelman (as "Dancer"), Rex Everhart (as "Bradbury"), Bill Gibbens (as "Singer"), Bob Gorman (as "Nichols/Tycoon/Customers' Man/Singer"), Maria Hero (as "Singer"), Cyndi Howard (as "Dancer"), Arthur Hughes (as "A. K."), Barnard Hughes (as "Senator McFetridge"), Yanco Inone (as "Dancer"), Charlotte Jones (as "Mrs. Millhauser"), John Joy (as "Tycoon/Customers' Man/Singer"), Lucie Lancaster (as "Mrs. Callahan"), Eileen Lawlor (as "Dancer"), Debra Lyman (as "Dancer"), Marlyn Mason (as "Kate"), Joe McGrath (as "Broker/Singer"), Jack Murray (as "Singer"), Alexander Orfaly (as "Wally/Tycoon/Singer"), Anna Pagan (as "Singer"), Diana Quijano (as "Dancer"), George Ramos (as "Dancer"), Sally Ransone (as "Dancer"), Tony Roberts [credited as Anthony Roberts] (as "Charley"), Ron Schwinn (as "Lion/Dancer"), Hiram Sherman (as "Wingate"), Stanley Simmonds (as "Dow"), Francesca Smith (as "Mrs. Ragosa"), Sammy Smith (as "Dr. Gilman"), Doug Spingler (as "Customers' Man/Dancer"), Ron L. Steinbeck (as "Dancer"), Fran Stevens (as "Mrs. Klein"), Dixie Stewart (as "Singer"), Pat Trott (as "Dancer"), Tommy Tune (as "Waiter"), Brenda Vaccaro (as "Cynthia"), Mara Worth (as "Singer"), Standby: Lester James (as "Charley"). Understudies: Martin Ambrose (as "Senator McFetridge"), Patricia Cope (as "Sue Ellen"), Leigh Curran (as "Cynthia"), Maria Hero (as "Kate"), Alexander Orfaly (as "Wingate"), Stanley Simmonds (as "A. K./Dr. Gilman") and Fran Stevens (as "Mrs. Millhauser"). Replacement actors: Barnard Hughes (as "Wingate"), [from 4 Mar 1968- ?], Barney Martin (as "Bradbury") [from 4 Mar 1968- ?], Anna Pagan (as "Judy Evans"), Robert St. Clair (as "Dancer"), Ted Tiller (as "Senator McFetridge") [from 4 Mar 1968- ?], Robert Van Hooton, Lee Wilson (as "Dancer"). Understudies: Martin Ambrose (as "Bradbury"), Ted Tiller (as "Wingate"). Produced by David Merrick. Produced by arrangement with Edwin H. Morris & Co. Associate Producer: Samuel Liff'. Note: Mr. Bernstein was nominated for two Tony Awards, for Best Composer and Lyricst and (w/Carolyn Leigh) for Best Musical.
  • (1992) She directed King, Green, and William's musical, "Valentine's Day," at the Globe Theatre in London, England with Edward Petherbridge, John Turner, Edward De Souza, and Elizabeth Counsell in the cast.
  • (April 12, 1965) She was choreographer for the musical, "The Roar of the Greasepaint--The Smell of the Crowd, "at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Anthony Newley, Cyril Ritchard, Sally Smith, Joyce Jillison, Gilbert Price, George Hirose, Murray Tannenbaum, Rawley Bates, Lori Browne, Lori Cesar, Jill Choder, Gloria Chu, Kay Cole, Marlene Dell, Boni Enten, Mitzi Feinn, Pamela Gruen, Linda Rae Hager, Cyndi Howard, Laura Michaels, Debbie Palmer, and Heather Taylor in the cast. Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley wrote the book, music, and lyrics. Sean Kenny was set designer. Freddy Wittop was costume designer. Anthony Newley was also director. David Merrick was producer.

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