New Adventures has announced the return of Matthew Bourne‘s award-winning gothic romance, SLEEPING BEAUTY, which reawakens in 2022 celebrating 10 years since its premiere at Sadlers Wells, when it became the fastest selling production in the company’s history.
The 10th anniversary production will begin a UK tour at the Theatre Royal Plymouth from 12 to 19 November 2022 before visiting, The Lowry, Salford from 22 to 26 November. The production will then play a seven-week Christmas season at Sadler’s Wells, London from 29 November to 15 January 2023.
Further tour dates for 2023 and casting to be announced shortly.
With an unforgettable score by Tchaikovsky, sumptuous sets and costumes, evocative lighting and masterly storytelling, the beloved fairy tale is brought to life by the uniquely talented New Adventures company. Get ready to be transported in time from the halcyon days of the late Edwardian era through to the modern day in this dazzling gothic romance.
SLEEPING BEAUTY is directed and choreographed by Matthew Bourne working with his regular collaborators and New Adventures Associate Artists: Lez Brotherston (Set and Costumes), Paule Constable (Lighting) and Paul Groothuis (Sound Design).