The Nutcracker Prince escorts Clara to the Kingdom of Sweets where she meets the Sugar Plum Fairy. A divertissements of spectacular dances, each representing a sweet is given in her honour. The Prince and the Sugar Plum Fairy dance the glorious grand pas de deux which brings the finale to a close. Tchaikovsky’s music is beautiful.
"EYB cannot be faulted-sets and costumes of real quality” Dance Europe
"It was a fantastically polished and professional show” Nottingham Evening Post
Ballet Etudes is a one act homage to classical ballet training. It is an exceptionally choreographed ballet class, beginning with barre exercises and ending with spectacular bravura displays of dancing. EYB’s professional principals give virtuoso performances backed up by the young dancers and accompanied by the orchestration of the beautiful arrangements of Carl Czerny’s piano studies.
A PHENOMENAL SUCCESS
EYB celebrates its twentieth anniversary year, English Youth Ballet has gained in popularity and has an established formidable reputation for classic and dramatic productions of the famous classical ballets. With professional dancers, dancing the leading roles, the company gives young dancers throughout the UK a wonderful performance opportunity to dance alongside the principals in solo and corps de ballet roles. EYB brings its fabulous double bill to its first visit to Carlisle Sands Centre.
FRIDAY 21 - SATURDAY 22 SEPTEMBER 2018
Fri 7.30pm, Sat 2.30pm & 7.30pm