Scottish Ballet - The Snow Queen
Scottish Ballet - The Snow Queen
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Scottish Ballet - The Snow Queen

  • Wed 22 - Sat 25 Jan

  • His Majesty's Theatre

  • £48.50 - £15.50

  • Dance

The Snow Queen

A glittering winter tale

Scottish Ballet’s 50th anniversary year comes to a spectacular close with the world premiere of The Snow Queen. This glittering new production is inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s much-loved tale – which was also the basis for Frozen. 

It will be set to the music of Rimsky-Korsakov, performed live by the full Scottish Ballet Orchestra. From the bustle of a winter’s market to the shivers of a fairytale forest, take a journey to the Snow Queen’s palace, where you’ll find her surrounded by the icy fragments of an enchanted mirror. Along the way you’ll meet a colourful cast of characters, from young lovers parted by a spell to a circus ringmaster with a few tricks up his sleeve.

Choreographed by Christopher Hampson and designed by the award-winning Lez Brotherston, this story of love and friendship is sure to delight the whole family. 

Audio described & captioned: Saturday 25 January 2020 2.30pm (preceded by Touch Tour at 1pm).



‘the company dances magnificently – this 50th anniversary year ends on a truly memorable high.’
***** The Herald

‘Frosty and firelit, sweet and sharp, it's another Scottish Ballet Christmas triumph.’
***** The List

‘'This ice maiden comes warmly recommended'’
**** Telegraph

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