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Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella – King’s Theatre, Glasgow

Director and Choreographer: Matthew Bourne Music: Sergei Prokofiev Designer: Lez Brotherston Lighting Design: Neil Austin Sound Design: Paul Groothuis Reviewer: Lauren Humphreys Following on from the critically-acclaimed new work, The Red Shoes, Matthew Bourne's New Adventures delve deep into the back catalogue to 1997 to revive their much-loved production of Cinderella. Re-set to World War 2, Cinderella and her shell-shocked, ...

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The Car Man – Lyceum, Sheffield

Creator: Matthew Bourne for New Adventures Music Music: Terry Davies and Rodin Schedrin's Carmen Suite Director: Matthew Bourne Choreographer: Matthew Bourne Reviewer: Sheila Stratford Internationally celebrated choreographer and director Matthew Bourne has created a breath-taking dance thriller in The Car Man. Premiering in 2000 in Plymouth, the show won the prestigious Evening Standard Theatre Award for ' Musical Event of ...

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The Car Man – The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury

Director/Choreographer: Matthew Bourne Music: Terry Davies &Rodion Shchedrin’s Carmen Suite Reviewer: Victoria Bawtree   Billed as ‘Bizet’s Carmen Re-imagined’, Matthew Bourne’s ‘The Car Man’ is loosely based on both Carmen and The Postman Always Rings Twice. It is gritty and erotic, and has at its heart compelling but fallible relationships. A neon sign states that ‘You are now entering Harmony’, ...

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The Car Man – Bristol Hippodrome

Music: Terry Davies and Rodion Shchedrin’s Carmen Suite (after Bizet’s Carmen) Choreographer and Director: Matthew Bourne Reviewer: Claire Hayes We expect a lot from Matthew Bourne these days. We already know he can take a familiar, much loved classic – from Sleeping Beauty to Swan Lake – and wittily invert it, challenging the genre and rediscovering relevance for a contemporary ...

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NEWS: Casting announced for Bourne’s Lord of the Flies

New Adventures and Re:Bourne are delighted to announce casting for the forthcoming national tour of a thrilling new large-scale dance spectacular production of LORD OF THE FLIES, choreographed by Olivier nominated Scott Ambler, adapted and directed by Matthew Bourne and Scott Ambler, based on the classic novel by William Golding. LORD OF THE FLIES is a rare and distinctive collaboration ...

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