A Chinese musician applies for a scholarship at the ultra-prestigious Eliot University. An Adventure follows headstrong Jyoti and her fumbling suitor Rasik as they ride the crest of the fall of Empire from the shores of post-Partition India to the forests of Mau Mau Kenya onto the industrial upheaval of 1970s London.A brilliant student, a world-class violinist, she's the perfect candidate - but also the alleged victim of sexual abuse by her boarding school teacher. But what happens when youthful ambitions crash hard against reality?Through it all, tech savvy and extremist groups rip through 20th century political certainties.Amidst this, a generation of young men find themselves burning with resentment; this crisis of masculinity leads them into an online world of fantasy, violence and reality.2Fa Ce D Da Nc E is one of the UK’s leading dance companies, scooping an abundance of 5 star reviews, picking up awards and selling out their first UK tour.This brand new work takes their unique fusion of break, street and contemporary dance to a new level. Join us for a new dance and circus performance for little ones and their families.Angels with Dirty Accents centres on the lives of angels; penniless, hopeless and sleeping rough in our city centres, ignored by passers-by... However, waiting is a hard game to play, especially when heaven tightens its immigration policy and the streets begin to offer so much temptation... Antony and Cleopatra tells of the overwhelming passions of two magnetic personalities who hold the destiny of a third of the world in their hands. Their love eventually triumphs with their noble deaths, but not before all else is lost.Antony is a warrior and a lover, torn between his military duties and the erotic charms of the sensuous Egyptian court. Celebrated director and choreographer Arthur Pita returns to the Lilian Baylis Studio this Christmas with his magical dance theatre show.
Our unlikely heroine is an impoverished girl, who wanders the ever-darkening streets with just one final match to keep her warm on a cold Christmas Eve.
We like thigh slapping, dancing on the table, eating with your face. Torch has been quarantined in a dark, squalid room on the Lower East Side of New York City, which the locals refer to as "Beirut", after testing positive for a nameless disease.
Torch passes the time alone, forbidden from contact with the outside world.
Alone in the world and scared of the dark, young Jack opens his bedroom curtains to find a familiar friendly face, The Moon.
The Moon shinning bright, teaches Jack how to be brave by taking him on an amazing adventure across the world, showing him all that he sees and teaching him all that he knows.