New Adventures

SHOWS

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4

"both witty and unexpectedly touching. This triple bill is crisp, lively and brightly danced"

Independent ****

what they said

4

"Plenty of charm and mischief"

Daily Telegraph ****

1

"Bold, eccentric and fun, Matthew Bourne’s Early Adventures continue to reclaim dance as a popular art form."

Swindon Advertiser & Wiltshire Times

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5

"Matthew Bourne’s Early Adventures shows all his trademark wit, originality and eye for detail. Unmissable"

Observer *****

5

"Delightful"

Pedro Almodovar

5

"quite simply blown away by tonight’s performances, it was perfectly sublime"

North West End *****

what they said

5

"a truly fulfilling and entertaining night"

Seeing Dance

what they said

5

"an effervescent delight"

Entertainment Today

1

"generously spirited, archly witty, sublimely beautiful tableaux of short stories"

Bath Magazine

1

"There’s little enough outright joy in the world these days, so thanks to Sir Matthew Bourne for providing a large slice with his Early Adventures."

The Fine Times Recorder

what they said

1

"A feast for all the senses"

Amanda Jones, Twitter Follower

1

"Witty, moving, original"

Jo Trigg, Twitter Follower

1

"Bearing all the hallmarks of wit, irony, sarcasm and signature camp humour, it is both mesmerizingly good and notoriously funny."

Bath Chronicle

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1

"A mesmerising show, pure class with absolutely spell binding dancing."

Bath Chronicle

5

"Beautifully paced, directed and lit, Swan Lake is a must-see’ "

Edinburgh Evening News

None

"As a piece of theatre and as a piece of dance, this is hard to surpass. Sexy, sassy, superb"

Newcastle Chronicle

None

"The dancing is exquisite, varied, sexy and simply stunning"

Birmingham Mail

5

"Bourne’s trademark wit, glitz and glamour make this a winner from start to finish"

Scotsman

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"Swan Lake is a tsunami of creativity that crashes about the senses in an evening of unbridled exhilaration"

Plymouth Herald

None

"The sheer breadth of physicality, emotionally underpinning this production is overwhelming and it’s novelty as fresh as ever’"

Belfast Telegraph

5

"superb female dancing in act three is icing on the cake"

Irish Times

5

"bowled over by this ballet masterpiece"

Manchester Evening News

what they said