The Royal Ballet and Royal Opera's programme for the coming Season include world premieres, major new productions and classic revivals.
News and features regarding ‘Frankenstein by Liam Scarlett’
- 20 March 2018
- 24 April 2017
Choreographer Liam Scarlett gives a glimpse of his new ballet set to Rachmaninoff's remarkable score.
- 20 May 2016
Designer John Macfarlane gives an up-close look at the ballet's sets which include a full-size anatomy theatre complete with gory prop cadaver.
- 19 May 2016
The former Royal Ballet Principal joins choreographer Liam Scarlett in rehearsal with Laura Morera.
- 18 May 2016
What did you think of the live relay of Liam Scarlett's Royal Ballet adaptation of Mary Shelley's iconic novel?
- 18 May 2016
The choreographer, Principal dancers and the composer Lowell Liebermann discuss their part in creating a new work.
Frankenstein to be relayed live to BP Big Screens in the UK and cinemas around the world on 18 May 201611 May 2016
Audiences around the world will have a chance to see The Royal Ballet's adaptation of Mary Shelley's iconic novel.
- 5 May 2016
What did you think of the full-length ballet adaptation of Mary Shelley's gothic masterpiece?
- 26 April 2016
Investigating the true stories and scientific discoveries behind Mary Shelley’s literary masterpiece
- 14 April 2016
Our quick introduction to Liam Scarlett’s new full-length ballet, inspired by Mary Shelley’s Gothic masterpiece.
Watch: John Macfarlane on designing Frankenstein — 'We kept coming back to something that was so simple'13 April 2016
The designer on the challenges of adapting Mary Shelley's novel, and creating authentic period costumes that allow for the freedom of 21st century dance.
- 31 March 2016
Join choreographer Liam Scarlett and designer John Macfarlane for an introduction to this new Royal Ballet production before its world premiere.