Ballet Hispánico: Carmen

The Festival Theatre presents the European debut of Latino dance company Ballet Hispánico with CARMEN.maquia.

Ballet Hispánico: Carmen
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About Ballet Hispánico: Carmen

6th Mar 2018 to 10th Mar 2018
Evenings 7.30pm | Matinees Thur & Sat 2.30pm
Festival Theatre Edinburgh
13/29 Nicolson Street , Edinburgh South EH8 9FT
£19 – £28.50
Call 01315296000
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The Festival Theatre is proud to present the European debut of America’s premier Latino dance company Ballet Hispánico with CARMEN.maquia, a Picasso-inspired, contemporary take on Bizet’s beloved classic.

The physically charged and sensual choreography fuses contemporary dance with nods to the Spanish paso doble and flamenco. A stunning set design by Luis Crespo and minimalist black-and-white costumes by fashion designer David Delfin evoke the paintings of Pablo Picasso. Highly original and full of elaborate partnering, Gustavo Ramírez Sansano’s CARMEN.maquia is a bold and electrifying reimagining of this tragic tale.

“This nouvelle Carmen twists, jerks, jumps and finally seduces for a tour de force” Chicago Tribune

“A masterpiece” Chicago Sun-Times

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Ballet Hispánico: Carmen are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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