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New Adventures present

Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty

New Adventures present

Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty

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Matthew Bourne’s Sleeping Beauty reawakens in 2022, celebrating 10 years since its premiere at Sadler’s Wells, when it became the fastest selling production in the company’s history.

Now established as a firm favourite in the New Adventures repertoire, the award-winning Sleeping Beauty has enchanted international audiences throughout the UK and across the globe.

Enter a wondrous world of magical fairies and vampires, where the timeless tale of good vs evil is turned upside-down, creating a supernatural love story that even the passage of time itself cannot hinder. Will Princess Aurora ever find her true love again?

With an unforgettable score, sumptuous sets and costumes, evocative lighting and masterly storytelling, the beloved fairy tale is brought to life by the uniquely talented New Adventures company. Get ready to be transported in time from the halcyon days of the late Edwardian era through to the modern day in this dazzling gothic romance.

 

About New Adventures

New Adventures is an iconic and ground-breaking British dance-theatre company, famous for telling stories with a unique theatrical twist.

New Adventures tours to more UK and international venues and gives more performances each year than any other UK dance company. The Company is the British dance’s biggest export, performing seasons at the world’s most iconic venues including the Royal Albert Hall, Sydney Opera House, New York City Center, The Kennedy Center and the most prestigious Festivals such as Edinburgh, Ravenna and Chekhov International Festivals. It regularly tours to Asia and the USA.

Important information

Running time:
2 hrs (inc. 20 min interval)

Age guideline:
12+

Please note, this production includes the use of strobing and intense special effects.

Family rate: £20pp in price bands A, B and C across all Mon – Thu performances (min 2 and max 6 tickets. 1 member of your party must be under 16 years old)

Audio described performance: Sat 19 Nov 2022, 2:30pm

Touch Tours: Sat 19 Nov 2022, 1:30pm

*****

Sunday Mirror

‘ABSOLUTE PERFECTION’
The Spectator

*****
‘EXTRAORDINARY. DAZZLING. MASTERFUL’’
Sunday Express

*****
‘THRILLS FROM START TO FINISH. UTTERLY BRILLIANT’
Sunday Mirror

‘PHENOMENAL ENTERTAINMENT’
LA Times

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‘UNFORGETTABLE. AN EYE-POPPING DELIGHT’
Observer