THE CELLIST AND DANCES AT A GATHERING

Tuesday, 25th February 2020 - 7:15pm

Tickets: Adult: £15.50, Friends of the Regal, Film Society Member, & ES40s £13.00, Full time students £10.00

LIVE FROM THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE

The Royal Ballet   Note start time.

THE CELLIST

Choreography: Cathy Marston                              Music: Philip Feeney

Conductor Andrea Molino

Cathy Marston has previously been an Associate Artist of the Royal Opera House and Director of Bern Ballett, and is much in demand internationally. The inspiration for her first work for The Royal Ballet Main Stage is the momentous life and career of the cellist Jacqueline du Pré.

Scenario Cathy Marston and Edward Kemp, set Hildegard Bechtler , costume Bregje van Balen, lighting Jon Clark

 

DANCES AT A GATHERING

Choreography Jerome Robbins

Music Fryderyk Chopin                                          Costume Designer Joe Eula

Jerome Robbins’s elegant and elegiac classic forms the second part of the programme. This exercise in pure dance for five couples, set to music by Chopin, is a masterpiece of subtlety and invention.

Approximate running time: 2 hours 30 minutes including interval.