Experience dance differently with Scottish Ballet’s inaugural Digital Season, Under The Skin. Online and digital events will explore new ways to present dance in a series of pioneering projects. Films released online throughout April, find out about the programme below.


5 APRIL

Short Film:

What Dreams We Have

Scottish award-winning director and photographer David Eustace has created a short film, What Dreams We Have, in collaboration with Scottish Ballet featuring Principal dancer Sophie Martin. The film depicts a vision of beauty, youth and gracefulness within the vast, decrepit brutalist space of St Peter’s Seminary.

Released: Wednesday 5 April


7 APRIL

Company Class Uncut

Witness the exertion and athleticism of Scottish Ballet’s dancers up close as they refine their technique in the rehearsal studio.

Scottish Ballet will take viewers behind the scenes at the Company’s HQ at Tramway in Glasgow – viewers will be able to see Scottish Ballet’s dancers up close as they refine their ballet technique in the rehearsal studio.

Released: Friday 7 April


12 APRIL

Short Film:

Title TBC

A short dance film directed by Scottish Ballet’s film-maker Eve McConnachie and choreographed by CEO / Artistic Director Christopher Hampson will reflect the connection that remains between our younger and older selves, set to a specially commissioned poem by Jackie Kay.

Released: Wednesday 12 April


16–18 MARCH

360 Degree Interactive Film:

The Perfect Place

A film, created in collaboration with the BBC, that vividly explores the storytelling potential of 360 degree technology. The Perfect Place is a collaboration between Scottish Ballet’s CEO / Artistic Director Christopher Hampson, choreographer Sophie Laplane and BBC director Laura-Jane McRae.

Premiered at Glasgow Short Film Festival 16 – 19 March. Released online 19 April.


24–29 APRIL

Live Stream:

Creation of a Work in a Week

Enter the exciting world of choreographer James Cousins as he is challenged to create a work in a week. Viewers will have unprecedented access to the creation with daily live streams from inside the rehearsal studio.

Released: Week commencing Monday 24 April 2017


21 APRIL–5 MAY

Pop-Up Exhibition:

Pop Up Gallery

A free exhibition including a digital installation by Pawel Kudel, created in collaboration with Glasgow School of Art, as well as film screenings of Under The Skin, presented alongside Dance International Glasgow at Scottish Ballet's home of Tramway, Glasgow.

Presented: Friday 21 April until Friday 5 May 2017 at Tramway, Glasgow

Dates & Times

  • Worldwide

    Online

    What Dreams We Have

    What Dreams We Have - 9am

    A short dance film directed by David Eustace, the film depicts a vision of beauty, youth and gracefulness within a vast, decrepit brutalist space.

    Free

    Coming Soon
    Company Class Uncut

    Company Class Uncut - 12am

    Witness the exertion and athleticism of Scottish Ballet’s dancers up close as they refine their technique in the rehearsal studio.

    Free

    More Info
    The Perfect Place

    The Perfect Place - 9am

    The Perfect Place vividly explores the storytelling potential of 360 degree technology.

    Free

    More Info
    Creation of a Work in a Week

    Creation of a Work in a Week - 12pm

    Enter the exciting world of choreographer James Cousins through live streaming as he's challenged to create a work in a week.

    Free

    More Info
    Creation of a Work in a Week

    Creation of a Work in a Week - 12pm

    Enter the exciting world of choreographer James Cousins through live streaming as he's challenged to create a work in a week.

    Free

    More Info
    Creation of a Work in a Week

    Creation of a Work in a Week - 12pm

    Enter the exciting world of choreographer James Cousins through live streaming as he's challenged to create a work in a week.

    Free

    More Info
    Creation of a Work in a Week

    Creation of a Work in a Week - 12pm

    Enter the exciting world of choreographer James Cousins through live streaming as he's challenged to create a work in a week.

    Free

    More Info
    Creation of a Work in a Week

    Creation of a Work in a Week - 12pm

    Enter the exciting world of choreographer James Cousins through live streaming as he's challenged to create a work in a week.

    Free

    More Info
    Creation of a Work in a Week

    Creation of a Work in a Week - 12pm

    Enter the exciting world of choreographer James Cousins through live streaming as he's challenged to create a work in a week.

    Free

    More Info
  • Glasgow

    Tramway

    Pop Up Gallery

    Pop Up Gallery - 12pm

    Pop up gallery featuring a digital Installation created in collaboration with Glasgow School of Art.

    Free

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    Pop Up Gallery

    Pop Up Gallery - 12pm

    Pop up gallery featuring a digital Installation created in collaboration with Glasgow School of Art.

    Free

    More Info
    Pop Up Gallery

    Pop Up Gallery - 12pm

    Pop up gallery featuring a digital Installation created in collaboration with Glasgow School of Art.

    Free

    More Info
    Pop Up Gallery

    Pop Up Gallery - 12pm

    Pop up gallery featuring a digital Installation created in collaboration with Glasgow School of Art.

    Free

    More Info
    Pop Up Gallery

    Pop Up Gallery - 12pm

    Pop up gallery featuring a digital Installation created in collaboration with Glasgow School of Art.

    Free

    More Info
    Pop Up Gallery

    Pop Up Gallery - 12pm

    Pop up gallery featuring a digital Installation created in collaboration with Glasgow School of Art.

    Free

    More Info
    Pop Up Gallery

    Pop Up Gallery - 12pm

    Pop up gallery featuring a digital Installation created in collaboration with Glasgow School of Art.

    Free

    More Info
    Pop Up Gallery

    Pop Up Gallery - 12pm

    Pop up gallery featuring a digital Installation created in collaboration with Glasgow School of Art.

    Free

    More Info
    Pop Up Gallery

    Pop Up Gallery - 12pm

    Pop up gallery featuring a digital Installation created in collaboration with Glasgow School of Art.

    Free

    More Info
    Pop Up Gallery

    Pop Up Gallery - 12pm

    Pop up gallery featuring a digital Installation created in collaboration with Glasgow School of Art.

    Free

    More Info
    Pop Up Gallery

    Pop Up Gallery - 12pm

    Pop up gallery featuring a digital Installation created in collaboration with Glasgow School of Art.

    Free

    More Info