Matthew Bourne’s The Red Shoes
Filmed Live at Sadler’s Wells Theatre Matthew Bourne’s ‘gorgeous take on the film classic’ (★★★★ The Times) comes to cinemas for the first time. Winner of two Olivier Awards, The Red Shoes is an ‘utterly enthralling’ (★★★★★ Daily Express) 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.
Matthew Bourne’s magical adaptation of the classic Powell and Pressburger film is set to the achingly romantic music of golden-age Hollywood composer Bernard Herrmann, the production is orchestrated by Terry Davies, with stunning designs, lighting and projection design.
Filmed live at Sadler’s Wells in London especially for cinemas, Matthew Bourne’s The Red Shoes stars Ashley Shaw as Victoria Page, Adam Cooper as Boris Lermontov and Dominic North as Julian Craster.
This ‘cinematic masterpiece re-Bourne on stage’ (★★★★ Evening Standard) will dazzle your senses and break your heart.
Approx 1hr 37mins, no interval
★★★★★ ‘Utterly enthralling’ Daily Express
★★★★★ ‘Sumptuous. Beautifully told, and full of vivid incident’ Whatsonstage
★★★★ ‘A gorgeous take on a film classic’ The Times
★★★★ ‘A cinematic masterpiece re-Bourne on stage’ Evening Standard
★★★★ ‘Simply magical’ Metro
★★★★ ‘Enthralling. Richly satisfying’ The Guardian
★★★★ ‘Matthew Bourne works his magic. Blissful’ The Daily Telegraph
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