International ballet superstar Carlos Acosta and his critically acclaimed Cuban company, Acosta Danza, perform a programme of new and existing works.
Acosta makes a guest appearance in the iconic Rooster, choreographed by Christopher Bruce to music by the Rolling Stones. The company also perform new work; Paysage, Soudain, la nuit by visionary Swedish choreographer Pontus Lidberg. Inspired by Vaslav Nijinsky’s L’après midi d’un faune, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui completes the bill with masterpiece Faun, set to Debussy’s original score with additional music from Nitin Sawhney.
A Sadler’s Wells and Valid production co-produced with Birmingham Hippodrome; The Lowry, Salford and Norwich Theatre Royal.
Running time: 1hr 20mins plus interval
Age guidance: 8+
Postshow Q&A: Fri 27 Mar
Beg, borrow or steal a ticket for Acosta’s exhilarating Cuban trip. A striking show.
[Acosta Danza] balances Cuban roots with a sense of adventure.