Ashley Page (2011)
Scottish Ballet and the creative team behind Cinderella and The Nutcracker present Alice, an extraordinary adventure into the depths of imagination.
After tumbling through a camera lens,
Featuring choreography by Artistic Director Ashley Page, otherworldly designs from Antony McDonald and a specially commissioned musical score by Robert Moran, this is an unforgettable take on the most curious of tales.
Choreography: Ashley Page
Music: Robert Moran
Design: Antony McDonald
What the Press Said
"A tremendously inventive and superbly danced production - 4*"
"The perfect non-birthday treat for any dance lovers with surrealist leanings and a love of Lewis Carroll - 5*"
Edinburgh Evening News
"Witty and colourful."
The Sunday Times
"The performances of Scottish Ballet's dancers are models of dedication - take special bows Martina Forioso's Queen of Hearts, Tomomi Sato's White Rabbit and Amy Hadley's Dormouse."
"An eye-popping update - truly enchanting."
News of the World
"Engaging and entertaining."
"An entertainingly inventive Alice."
"Subtle sorcery - 4*"
"Genuinely moving - 4*"
"Robert Moran's commissioned score is impressive and is played with verve by the Scottish Ballet Orchestra under Richard Honner."
"Moments of great tenderness"
The Sunday Times
"Clever characterisation and ravishing costumes."
"A spellbinding tribute to a creative and imaginative tale."
Alice tour April-May 2011
Theatre Royal Glasgow
Tues 12 – Sat 16 April
Festival Theatre, Edinburgh
Wed 20 – Sat 23 April
His Majesty’s Theatre, Aberdeen
Wed 27 – Sat 30 April
Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff
Wed 4 – Sat 7 May
Eden Court Theatre, Inverness
Wed 11 – Sat 14 May