Wed 27 - Wed 27 May 2020, The Core Theatre theatre & dance
Ballet Theatre UK's adaptation of the classic Jane Austen tale
Join Ballet Theatre UK as they delve into the romantic world of Jane Austen with their classical adaptation of Sense and Sensibility.
Following the lives of the Dashwood sisters, this full-length ballet explores the romantic twists and turns of society life in the late 18th century. One is charmed by the goodness of a gent while the other is swept off her feet by a dashing and mysterious man. Torn between following the heart and head the girls experience love and heart break as they seek to find their place in society.
Set to a glorious score, true to the era, this ballet holds the essence of a true period drama combing heart wrenching pas de deux and stunning classical ballet. Featuring striking costumes and set, inspired by iconic British artists of the ear (Gainsborough/Turner) this production promises to be a highlight of your season.
Sense and Sensibility will leave you wondering ‘When reputation is everything, how do you follow your heart?’
“A ballet company of great achievement” - The Dancing Times
“Glittering costumes, expressive dancers . . . a pleasure to witness a production of this calibre” - Dance Europe
★★★★ - WhatsOnStage.com