“For 30 years I have been searching for my dream team for this ballet. Sally’s lyrical, dramatic music and Rae’s great flair for fantasy will bring it to life exactly as I imagine.” David Bintley.
A world premiere from David Bintley – an original new ballet for Shakespeare’s 400th anniversary. Conjured from Prospero’s magical isle, this spellbinding new work re-tells the powerful story of a man determined to right past wrongs – by all possible means.
For this unique creative collaboration, Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Director has teamed up with award-winning composer Sally Beamish, designer Rae Smith (War Horse) and lighting designer Bruno Poet (Miss Saigon). Themes of love, loyalty and loss are punctuated by conspiracy, a comic duo, and a spectacular danced masque.
Eye-catching stagecraft, mesmerising puppetry and breathtaking flying promise to make The Tempest an unforgettable experience for the whole family this autumn.
Photo: Zena Holloway
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We offer a range of discounts and concessions to enable everyone to enjoy an affordable visit to Birmingham Hippodrome. For further queries on the information below please contact Ticket Sales on 0844 338 5000. Calls cost 4.5p/min plus access charge.
Up to 2 Under 16s HALF PRICE with every full-paying adult (limited availability).
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Parties of 10 or more pay £11.50 plus (Price Bands C-E) plus 1 teacher goes FREE
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10% off the ticket price. One discounted ticket per Friend per production.
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CONCESSIONS FOR OVER 60s
10% off the ticket price.
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CONCESSIONS FOR PATRONS WITH DISABILITIES
£5 off each ticket in all seating areas.
2 for 1 for disabled patrons who require the service/support of a companion.
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Discounts and Concessions are offered subject to availability at the discretion of the Information and Sales Manager. Top three price bands only, unless otherwise stated. Restrictions may apply. Only one discount per ticket may apply, unless otherwise stated. Offers are non retrospective and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Valid ID must be presented where applicable. Additional discounts may be offered from time to time.