This summer series of films continues with the ballet film Mayerling
, June 2; the opera Faust, June 16; and the ballet offering Golden Hour, June 30.328-1300.
1889: Beautiful 17-year-old Baroness Marie Vetsera and her lover, Austrian Crown Prince Rudolf, were found dead at the royal hunting lodge of Mayerling
, near Vienna.
is a performance based on the true story of the Mayerling
incident, portraying the series of events that led to the death of Rudolf Crown Prince of Austria and his lover, Baroness Mary Vetsera.
0870 013 1812 THEATRE Royal Ballet Live: Mayerling
With its emotional depth and haunting imagery, Mayerling
is one of the most demanding roles created for a male dancer.
On Monday it is a trip to the Royal Ballet for the lavish production of the ballet Mayerling
Macrobert Arts Centre, Stirling ROYAL OPERA HOUSE LIVE: MAYERLING
: A classic of the Royal Ballet repertory, with emotional depth, haunting imagery and one of the most demanding roles ever created for a male dancer.
The Royal Opera House production of Mayerling
- described as a "real-life murder mystery", based on the 1889 deaths of Crown Prince Rudolf and his teenage mistress Mary Vetsera - will be shown at Sir John Wilson town hall.
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This ends with the historic event called "Mayerling
incident," the death of Prince Rudolf and Baroness Vetsera at the Mayerling
hunting lodge in 1889.
A gallery called 'In the Shadow of Colonialism' sounds straightforwardly didactic, but the actual displays present the 19th-century collecting forays of the ill-fated Archdukes Maximilian (executed in Mexico), Rudolf (of the suicide pact at Mayerling
), and Franz Ferdinand (assassinated in Sarajevo).
Twilight of Empire: The Tragedy at Mayerling
and the End of the Habsburgs, Greg King and Penny Wilson, St Martin's Press, 273 pages
Yulmerys Cermeno, Maria Hernandez, Carlos Quiaro, Maria Torres Diaz, Adrian Trujillo, Georgina Salazar, Alejandra Sancho, Elimar Rodriguez, Miguel Limpio, Marly Quintana, Luis Galindo, Mariam Quiaragua, Griselides Cermeno, Carmen Romero, Daniela Moya, Ysamar Aquino, Luis Torres, Mayerling
Cardenas, Giancarla Jaramillo, Yareth Oquendo, Josmar Salazar, Adriana Saputo, Jean Male Tamiche, Maria Tepedino, Marie Cortez, Sofia Casale, Roberto Rouhana.