A special performance to mark 30 years of the Cork Ballet Company.

The Cork Ballet Company was founded in 1947 by Joan Denise Moriarty which led in more recent years to the formation of The Irish Ballet Company.

A season celebrating the 30th birthday of the Cork Ballet Company.

The birthday performance at the Cork Opera House was of the romantic, classical ballet "La Sylphide". Guests at the performance included the Lord Mayor of Cork Alderman Gerald Goldberg.

An RTÉ News report broadcast on 9 November 1977. The reporter is Dermot Mullane.