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Read more about the latest casting news here.

A beloved fairytale and Academy Award-winning movie, The Red Shoes has seduced audiences and inspired generations of dancers with its tale of obsession, possession and one girl’s dream to be the greatest dancer in the world. Victoria Page lives to dance but her ambitions become a battleground between the two men who inspire her passion.

Matthew Bourne’s magical new adaptation of the legendary Powell and Pressburger film reunites the team who brought you New Adventures’ world-wide hit, Sleeping Beauty, with sumptuous designs by Lez Brotherston (set and costumes), Paule Constable (lighting) and Paul Groothuis (sound).

This world premiere is set to a new score arranged by Terry Davies using the mesmerizing music of golden-age Hollywood composer, Bernard Herrmann (most famous for his collaborations with Alfred Hitchcock, Orson Welles and Martin Scorsese), whose work ranges from the witty and playfully robust to the achingly romantic and bittersweet.

An intoxicating drama where life imitates art with fateful consequences; The Red Shoes will dazzle your senses and break your heart.

Want to find out more about The Red Shoes? Read an interview with Sir Matthew Bourne here.

Local young dancers will present this year’s Curtain Raiser ahead of the main performance on Wed 8 Feb. Find out more.

We are hosting two Gala Dinners at The Red Shoes. Why not take a table at our Corporate Gala (Thu 09 Feb) or join us for our Fundraising Gala for individual supporters and dance fans (Fri 10 Feb)? See more info and how to book.

Photos: Johan Persson


Prices and discounts subject to change
Discounts & Concessions

For further queries on the information below please contact Ticket Sales on 0844 338 5000.


£5 off standard price tickets in all seating areas.
2-for-1 for disabled patrons who require the service/support of a companion.
Limited availability.

CLICK HERE for more information on our Access Performances


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.

Food & Drink

Seasonal menus

Please note, Circle is fully booked on the evening of Sat 11 Feb. You can still enjoy our mouth-watering menu and attentive service in one of our event rooms. Call 0844 338 9000* to book...


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The Coffee Bar

Our Coffee Bar is open before the show and during the interval for hot and cold drinks, snacks or a quick and tasty bite to eat.

The Bars

You’ll receive a warm welcome at our Foyer Bars, conveniently positioned for both Stalls and Circle levels.


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