Cinderella: Dutch National Ballet (Christopher Wheeldon/Sergei Prokofiev)
Christopher Wheeldon’s new ballet Cinderella is available for download around the world:
Christopher Wheeldon’s acclaimed new Cinderella for the Dutch National Ballet is an imaginative interpretation of a much-loved classic. Inspired by the original Brothers Grimm fairy tale, Wheeldon’s ballet gives the characters renewed depth and complexity, complementing Prokofiev’s celebrated and colourful score. With sets and costumes by the renowned designer Julian Crouch, supported by stunning stage effects, this world premiere production is a truly magical ballet experience, bringing an age-old fairy tale into the 21st century.
“Cinderella is colourful and comical ballet, as well as breathtaking in places.”
“Wheeldon’s three-act staging of Prokofiev’s ballet is a vibrant piece of theatre and an enchanting love story rolled into a hugely entertaining whole.”
Christopher Wheeldon’s Cinderella stars Anna Tsygankova and Matthew Golding of Het Nationale Ballet (Dutch National Ballet). Cinderella was commissioned by Het National Ballet and San Francisco Ballet.
*This ballet will not be available in North America