About the Show/Event
Information for Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes at Theatre Royal, Plymouth (Dance or ballet). A beloved fairy-tale and Academy Award-winning movie, The Red Shoes has seduced audiences and inspired generations of dancers with its tale of obsession, possession and one girl's dream to be the greatest dancer in the world. Victoria Page lives to dance but her ambitions become a battleground between the two men who inspire her passion.
Approximate runtime 120minutes (including any interval).
Age Advisory: 5+
Performers Adam Cooper (Boris Lermontov), Ashley Shaw (Victoria Page), Dominic North (Julian), Liam Mower (Ivan), Michela Meazza (Irina), Glenn Graham (Grischa), Cordelia Braithwaite (Victoria Page).
Music Bernard Hermann. Company New Adventures. Choreographer Matthew Bourne. Director Matthew Bourne. Design Lez Brotherston. Costume Lex Brotherston. Lighting Paule Constable. Sound Paul Groothuis. Music Terry Davies (new score arrangement). Musical Director Brett Morris. Conductor Brett Morris. Other Ducan McLean (projection).