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By season

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Summer 2015

By venue

Birmingham Hippodrome
Festival Theatre Edinburgh
London Coliseum
Symphony Hall, Birmingham
The Lowry, Salford
Theatre Royal Plymouth

By show

An Evening of Music and Dance 2015
First Steps: a child's Coppelia
Moving Stateside
Serenade / Carmina burana
The King Dances / Carmina burana
The Nutcracker

Love and Loss

Galanteries | The Dance House | The Dream

There are no performances listed for Love and Loss

At a glance
Two ballets by David Bintley accompany a classic from Frederick Ashton. Galanteries is sublime pure dance to sublime music by Mozart, and The Dance House is a a beautiful and powerful meditation on death.

In Ashton's The Dream, hilarious havoc ensues when Oberon, King of the Fairies, takes revenge on his Queen and attempts to help a quartet of young lovers. Set to Mendelssohn's great score.

Performance length

Approx 2 hours and 10 minutes



Music Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Choreography David Bintley
Designs Jan Blake
Lighting John B. Read

The Dance House

Music Dmitri Shostakovich
Choreography David Bintley
Design Robert Heindel
Lighting Lisa J. Pinkham

The Dream

Music Felix Mendelssohn
Arranged by John Lanchbery
Choreography Frederick Ashton
Design Peter Farmer
Lighting John B. Read
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