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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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Known For

Romeo and Juliet
Romeo and Juliet Lord Capulet
The Royal Ballet
The Royal Ballet Prince Siegfried / Prince Ivan / Palemon
The Sleeping Beauty
The Sleeping Beauty Prince Florimund
The Nutcracker
The Nutcracker Nutcracker Prince


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 1958 The Nutcracker (TV Movie)
Nutcracker Prince
 1955-1957 Producers' Showcase (TV Series)
The Prince / Prince Charming
- Cinderella (1957) ... The Prince
- The Sleeping Beauty (1955) ... Prince Charming (as Michael Soames)
 1947 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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Other Works:

He performed in Von Dohnanyi's ballet, "The Shadow,"; Franck's ballet, "Symphonic Variations,"; and Ravel's ballet, "Daphnis and Chloe," in a Royal Ballet production at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Philip Chatfield, Svetlana Beriosova, Derek Rencher, Merle Park, Margot Fonteyn, Alexander Grant, ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Michael Soames

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

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