Month: March 2022

DON QUIXOTE – BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET – Theatre Royal Plymouth

16 March 2022 4**** Miguel de Cervantes’ novel ‘Don Quixote’ is quite a tome; the travels and adventures of the self-appointed saviour of chivalry has had many adaptations. As a ballet it premiered in 1869 and takes a few episodes of the story to create the atmosphere and feel of the original story. This 2022 …

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BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS – Theatre Royal Plymouth

9 March 2022 2** The English writer Mary Norton is best known for ‘The Borrowers’, but it  is from some of her other books, that Disney chose to create their 1971 film ‘Bedknobs and Broomsticks’. Sibling children are evacuated to the country and through some magic they are transported on adventures in a strange land …

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ACOSTA DANZA – 100% CUBAN – Theatre Royal Plymouth

4 March 2022 4**** Founded in 2015 by the celebrated dancer and choreographer, Carlos Acosta, Acosta Danza was established to bring young dancers from Cuba to the fore and offer them opportunities to dance on the world stage. Dance Consortium are to be praised for bringing yet another amazing company to Plymouth and other UK …

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NDT2 – NEDERLANDS DANS THEATER – Theatre Royal Plymouth

1 March 2022 5***** Nederlands Dans Theater is regarded as one of the world’s leading contemporary dance companies and on the evidence presented by their current UK tour it is not difficult to see why. The UK is so fortunate to have an organisation such as the Dance Consortium which works with 18 regional theatres …

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