> MAGES OF LOVE, Stage Setting, Design Barry Kay, contructed scenery for the ballet, three-dimensional sets, Direction Choreography Kenneth MacMillan, The Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, London 1964, Photograph stage shot photo Donald Southern

Images of Love

Stage setting

Images of Love
   Stage, set in action

The Royal Ballet
Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
World première 2 April 1964

The three-dimensionally constructed set of this production represents Barry Kay's notable breakthrough in bringing about a fundamental change in ballet design, as opposed to conventional flat-wings scenery.