Ballet Cymru have put their own unique stamp on this tale of love and loss, bringing relevance, poignancy and grittiness to this most romantic of ballets.
Featuring a new score by acclaimed composer and harpist Catrin Finch whose spellbinding music is interwoven with mesmerizing movement by Ballet Cymru Artistic Director Darius James OBE and Assistant Artistic Director Amy Doughty
Thursday 11th November 2021, Tickets - £14.75 & £12.75, concessions - £12.75 and £10.75 Ballet Cymru is proud to present a triple bill of new work created in Wales by Welsh and Wales based choreographers.
The company’s newly appointed Resident Choreographer, Marcus Jarrell Willis presents Isolated Pulses, created over lockdown in various states of social distancing and Covid measures. Marcus has performed with many companies including Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater from 2008-16 and most recently, he was the 2018/19 Leverhulme Choreography Fellow at Rambert Dance in London.
Exceptional Welsh dancer and choreographer Liam Riddick trained at London Contemporary Dance School, was a member of Richard Alston Dance Company for 8 years and BalletBoyz, winning the Best Male Dancer (Dancing Times Award) at the Critics’ Circle National Dance Awards in 2017. Liam presents Murmurations, his first work for Ballet Cymru to music by Welsh legend Charlotte Church.
Poems and Tiger Eggs (2017) is Ballet Cymru’s love letter to Dylan Thomas. Created by Ballet Cymru Artistic Directors Darius James OBE and Amy Doughty the piece features stunning live readings of some of Thomas’ best-known poems by Welsh icon and Ballet Cymru Patron Cerys Matthews MBE.
Thursday 28 April at 7.30pm
Tickets - £32.50, Meet Ian and Vincent before you enjoy their show for £62.50 per person.
You will need to be at The Riverfront for the meet and greet by 5.45pm.
The Ballroom Boys double act Ian Waite and Vincent Simone are set to return with a brand new show - Ian Waite and Vincent Simone….ACT TWO, after the roaring success oftheir 5 star rated 2019 tour! The fabulous Strictly Come Dancing stars promise another wonderful evening of old-fashioned variety - dance, comedy and song!
With beautiful costumes, gorgeous lighting and world class routines, including the Viennese Waltz, the Foxtrot, the Rhumba… and of course… there has to be another incredible Argentine Tango routine by the master! The boys will be joined by their stunning dance partners and a world class singer.
If you enjoyed The Ballroom Boys, then make sure you don’t miss the hilarious dancing duo when they bring you….ACT TWO!
Reviews from the 2019 production
*****WORLD-CLASS The News Letter
*****A HUGELY ENTERTAINING NIGHT OUT Crawley Observer
***** WHAT ASHOW! Elementary Whats On
VIP Meet and Greet information -
The VIP ticket includes show ticket, plus a pre-show meet and greet with Ian and Vincent, a signed photo and VIP lanyard.
The meet and greet is pre show, 90 minutes before the show begins (6pm). All VIP ticket holders must arrive at least 10 minutes before the meet and greet is due to start (5.50pm). Anyone arriving late may not be permitted.