Described as a “thrilling and evocative love story”, Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella promises to keep audiences at Canterbury’s Marlowe Theatre enthralled.
Following the success of its The Red Shoes, British dance company New Adventures returns to the theatre with one its most beloved productions.
Matthew Bourne’s interpretation of the classic fairy tale turns a into a beautiful wartime romance.
A chance meeting results in a magical night for Cinderella and her dashing young RAF pilot, together just long enough to fall in love before being parted by the horrors of the Blitz.
The story is told to Sergei Prokofiev’s magnificent score and the sights and sounds of wartorn London.
Cinderella will be performed from Tuesday, May 22 to Saturday, May 26. Evening performances take place at 7.30pm and there are 2.30pm matinees on Thursday and Saturday.
Tickets range in price from £13.25 to £44.75. Visit the Marlowe website for bookings and information.