Ballets for hire

Checkmate 1937

  • Music Arthur Bliss
  • Choreography Ninette de Valois
  • Designs E. McKnight Kauffer
  • LightingJohn B. Read
  • Roles(19 Female / 12 Male)
  • Number of acts1
  • Running Time 46 minutes

'Shows de Valois’ unique theatrical genius'

The Spectator

'Sumptuously designed'

Evening Standard