Scottish Ballet

Scottish Ballet: Romeo and Juliet

Scottish Ballet: Romeo and Juliet

★★★★★ Entrancing drama

The current run of the Scottish Ballet’s revival of Krzysztof Pastor’s Romeo and Juliet may be coming to an end, but it certainly isn’t the end of the line for this timeless classic.

May 22, 2014 | By | Reply More
Review – Hansel & Gretel

Review – Hansel & Gretel

★★★★☆ Sweet and spicy:
Dark yet sparkling, uplifting yet chilling, Christopher Hampson’s new take on the Brothers Grimm fairy tale of a witch with a gingerbread house is a ballet of great contrasts and unexpected resolutions.

January 9, 2014 | By | Reply More
Preview of the week Mon 20 – Sun 26 May

Preview of the week Mon 20 – Sun 26 May

There is not quite as much on this week, after last week’s hectic schedule left many Edinburgh theatre-lovers wondering which way to turn. But there is still something for most tastes, from Beckett to Buckan by way of Liz Lochhead.

May 19, 2013 | By | Reply More
Review – Scottish Ballet Autumn Tour

Review – Scottish Ballet Autumn Tour

★★★★☆
Scottish Ballet has done itself proud with this splendid trio of ballets for its Autumn tour which is at the Festival Theatre to Saturday.

October 12, 2012 | By | Reply More
Scottish Ballet Hot with Desire

Scottish Ballet Hot with Desire

Streetcar Named Desire for Festival Theatre:
Scottish Ballet’s newly commissioned ballet of Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire is to arrive at the Festival Theatre for a four day – five performance run,

February 15, 2012 | By | Reply More
Scottish Ballet’s Paul Liburd awarded

Scottish Ballet’s Paul Liburd awarded

Liburd wins Best Male Dancer but announces he is to retire from Scottish Ballet Paul Liburd, Scottish Ballet’s popular soloist, has won the top accolade from the Critics Circle Dance Awards, as he announces that he is to retire from the company at the end of the Spring season. Liburd received the Dancing Times Best […]

January 23, 2010 | By | Reply More
Dance Review – The Nutcracker

Dance Review – The Nutcracker

★★★★☆ Festival Theatre Review by Thom Dibdin BOLD, adventurous and beautifully crafted, Ashley Page’s version of The Nutcracker for Scottish Ballet returns to the Festival Theatre for a week-long run. And it is even better than its last appearance five years ago. This is a production which doesn’t leave any of the saccharine sweet aftertaste […]

January 11, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More