16 Jun 2017
Ballet Central’s diverse range of dance and theatre returns under the auspices of its new artistic director Christopher Marney.
See the company’s young and dynamic dancers on the cusp of their professional careers showcasing newly commissioned works and celebrated masterpieces.
The repertoire for this year’s tour features work by Sir Matthew Bourne, Indigo Children by Royal Ballet artist in residence Liam Scarlett, and a new version of the ballroom scene from Romeo & Juliet by former English National Ballet’s Jenna Lee. It also includes a specially created work by Christopher Bruce, as well as excerpts from Petipa’s La Bayadere and The Nutcracker.
The tour will also feature a scene from Dracula, choreographed by Michael Pink from the original production directed by Christopher Gable at Northern Ballet Theatre in 1996.
This family-friendly show is ideal for dance enthusiasts as well as those new to ballet. Don’t miss this opportunity to see these highly talented dancers at the peak of their training as they launch their professional careers.
“…dancers at their very best” – DanceEurope July 2016
Tickets* Full Price £14.50, Concessions £12, Friends £10
*Booking fee applies: 50p per ticket holder in person/phone, £1.50 per ticket holder online
Running time: 1 hour 30 minutes interval