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Cinderella DVD (Birmingham Royal Ballet)

Cinderella DVD (Birmingham Royal Ballet)

David Bintley creates his own stunning production with an unsettling edge of darkness, reflecting Prokofiev's searing score.

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Designer John Macfarlane conjures up a magical world, transforming the cold grey kitchen into a dreamlike fantasy, all magical and shimmering. The glittering coach, gleaming with frost, is brought on by mice and lizards. The ball scene is a feast of swirling decadence, and Cinderella vanishes at the stroke of midnight through the whirring mechanism of a simply amazing clock. But the show is made truly heartwarming through the vision of Cinderella's suffering being transformed into deserved joy as she meets her Prince and lives happily ever after.


Music: Sergei Prokofiev

Cinderella: Elisha Willis

The Prince: Iain Mackay

Skinny: Gaylene Cummerfield

Dumpy: Carol-Anne Millar

Cinderella's Stepmother: Marion Tait

The Fairy Godmother: Victoria Marr


Royal Ballet Sinfonia

Conductor: Koen Kessels

Director & Choreographer: David Bintley

Set and Costume Designer: John F. Macfarlane

Lighting: David A. Finn

Director: Ross MacGibbon


Picture: 16:9
Sound: LPCM Stereo / 5.1 DTS Surround Sound HD
Format: NTSC
Region code: 0 Worldwide
Running Time: 109 mins
Year: 2010


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