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Michael Somes (1917–1994)

Michael Somes was born on September 28, 1917 in Horsley, England. He is known for his work on Romeo and Juliet (1966), The Royal Ballet (1960) and The Sleeping Beauty (1959). He died on November 18, 1994 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 77) in London, England, UK

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 1958 The Nutcracker (TV Movie)
Sugar Plum Fairy's Cavalier (as Michael Soames)
 1955-1957 Producers' Showcase (TV Series)
The Prince / Prince Charming
- Cinderella (1957) ... The Prince
- The Sleeping Beauty (1955) ... Prince Charming (as Michael Soames)
 1948 The Little Ballerina (uncredited)
 1939 The Rake's Progress (TV Movie)
 1939 Checkmate (TV Movie)
Black Knight
 1937 Le lac des cygnes (TV Movie)
 1937 Carnaval (TV Movie)
Valse Noble
 1937 Les patineurs (TV Movie)
Brown Boy
 1936 Job (TV Movie)
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He performed in the ballet, "Les Sylphides," "Le Corsaire Pas De Deux," "Brahms Waltzes," and "Marguerite and Armand," in a Nureyev Festival production at the London Coliseum in London, England with Rudolf Nureyev, Margot Fonteyn, Natalia Makarova, Lynn Seymour, and Leslie Edwards in the cast. Barry Wordsworth conducted the ... See more »

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Michael Soames

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Ballet dancer with the Royal Ballet of London for many years.

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