Photo Flash: Inside Matthew Bourne's THE RED SHOES Gala Night
Matthew Bourne's acclaimed new production of THE RED SHOES had its Sadler's Wells press night this week and a special gala performance last night. The show runs until 29 January, 2017, and the company includes Ashley Shaw, Cordelia Braithwaite, Katrina Lyndon, Sam Archer, Chris Trenfield, Dominic North, Michela Meazza, Anjali Mehra, Nicole Kabera, Liam Mower and Danny Reubens.
Matthew Bourne's magical new adaptation of the legendary Powell and Pressburger film reunites him with his regular collaborators and New Adventures Associate Artists: Lez Brotherston (set and costumes), Paule Constable (lighting) and Paul Groothuis (sound). This world premiere is set to a new score arranged by New Adventures Associate Artist Terry Davies using the mesmerising music of golden-age Hollywood composer, Bernard Herrmann. Read our review here
See photographs from the gala night party below by Dan Wooller
Jennifer Saunders and Freya Edmondson
Linda Ruth Williams and Mark Kermode