BALLET CENTRAL Under the artistic direction of Christopher Marney, Ballet Central returns with a new programme showcasing the best in dance theatre. These young dancers on the cusp of their professional careers will perform a mixed bill, featuring works by world-renowned choreographers. See Jenna Lee's brand new creation Black Swan, a dark twist on the iconic classic, and a gothic reworking of the Fairies Prologue from Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty. An excerpt from Far by the multi award-winning choreographer and director Wayne McGregor will also feature and to celebrate the work of Kenneth MacMillan the repertoire includes an excerpt from his rarely-seen Valley of Shadows. And finally, enjoy Christopher Gable's Cinderella, a timeless version of a much-loved fairy tale. "Commitment and understanding in abundance" Dance Europe 2017
Fri 23 Mar
£15 (Children £13)
Sat 24 Mar
£15 (Children £13)
Written especially for children aged 2-7 (and their big people too) Christopher’s Caterpillars is a bright and beautiful tale of minibeasts and mystery!
*Will Christopher & Posie crack the case and bring their caterpillars home to Dandeville… or have they vanished forever? *
*But when their crawly comrades disappear without a trace the gardening guinea pigs swap their trowels for magnifying glasses and turn detective! *
*Christopher Nibble and his best friend Posie have been busy growing plants and food in their garden whilst taking care of their six hairy pet caterpillars. *
Written and illustrated by Charlotte Middleton and adapted for the stage by Claire Alizon Hills, Topsy Turvy Theatre return with everyones favourite guinea pig in his latest adventure - Christopher’s Caterpillars.
Sun 11 Mar
Claire Alizon Hills's adaptation of the children's picture book written and illustrated by Charlotte Middleton, featuring energetic storytelling, handmade puppets, original music and stunning scenery.
Sun 11 Mar
The Ronnie Scott's All Stars Presents Ronnie Scott's Soho Songbook Direct from London's world-famous jazz club and combining world-class live jazz, narration and rare archive images and footage, The Ronnie Scott's All Stars take to the stage to celebrate The Ronnie Scott's Songbook. Since its humble beginnings as a basement music bar where musicians would jam, through to the internationally acclaimed music venue it is today, Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club has showcased the music of some of the world's greatest and most influential Artists. Hosting landmark performances from the likes of Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald, Miles Davis, Dave Brubeck and Michael Buble - and not forgetting surprise appearances by the likes of Jamie Cullum, Stevie Wonder and Prince! Featuring classic music from the jazz greats who have performed at Ronnie Scott's, alongside narration and projected archive images and rare footage from the club, The Ronnie Scott's Songbook is a glimpse into this unique world and its incredible history.
Thu 8 Mar
£24.50 ( £20)
Gonzo Moose In Association With The Pound Arts Centre And Pegasus Theatre Presents The Thing That Came From Over There! Directed By Abigail Anderson The critically acclaimed trio are back in another rip-roaring comedy adventure!. Inspired by the horror movies of the 1950's, The Thing That Came From Over There! is a fast-paced rollicking ride, mixing paranoia, suspense and hilariously gruesome deaths. It's 1912, and as Scott and Amundsen begin their race across Antarctica, the hapless explorer, Captain Reginald Cranston Scot-t-t, has accidentally landed on the wrong side of the continent. As Cranston and his motley band set up base camp, a meteor crashes nearby. Deciding to investigate, they set out towards the crash site - unaware of the danger that awaits not just them, but the whole of planet Earth.
Wed 28 Feb
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