Come to the Carnival where love blossoms and dancers' dreams rise to dizzying heights in the tropical heat. Join us on a journey to South America where the local dancers prepare to dazzle for the jewel in the dancing crown: the samba competition - but behind the sequins, a shadowy world of bigotry threatens to darken the spectacle.Performers Cheryl Fergison (Teresa), Nicholas Ransley (Jose), Akintunde Esuruoso (Duarte), Tom Whalley (Carmen), Connie Jackson (Christina), Lizz Watts-Legg (Maria), Curtis Brown (Ensemble), Vicky Hoyles (Ensemble), Aarron Macauley (Ensemble), Myles Cork (Ensemble), Jamie-Leigh Nelson (Ensemble), Lauren Alexandra (Ensemble), Ryan Ogden (Ensemble), Penelope Simons (Ensemble).
Book by Norman Mark. Music Robert Orledge. Lyrics Norman Mark. Producer Stuart Morrison. Director Andrew Lynford. Choreographer Penelope Simons. Design Cleo Pettitt.