Scottish Ballet

REVIEW – Alice by Scottish Ballet, Edinburgh Festival Theatre

*****

By choosing to focus on the surreal nature of Lewis Carroll’s classics, Scottish Ballet’s original production of Alice drips with imaginative visual flair and contemporary design, but as a result sacrifices a little in its narrative direction and clarity. Conceived by Ashley Page and designer Antony McDonald, Scottish Ballet’s Wonderland is a mysterious, colourful and […]

REVIEW – Cinderella, The Scottish Ballet – Edinburgh Festival Theatre

*****

A revival of Scottish Ballet‘s 2005 interpretation by Artistic Director Ashley Page, Cinderella is a visually striking and beautifully choreographed production of the classic fairytale – with the welcome addition of some humour as wicked as Cinders’ evil stepmother herself. Set in a mashup of 18th century France, pop art styling and modern references, the […]