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  1. Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes is a triumph at Newcastle Theatre RoyalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Chronicle Live

    A standing ovation is fully deserved as The Red Shoes begins its week-long residency at Newcastle's Theatre Royal There was an air of anticipation as the lights went down for the first night in Newcastle of this new Matthew Bourne production. Having adored every New Adventures show to have played the Theatre Royal over the years, I'd been eagerly awaiting this latest one, marking the 30th anniversary of Bourne's company - as had the whole auditorium it would seem.


  2. The Music Center Announces Program for 2017/2018 Dance SeasonRead the original story

    May 2, 2017 |

    ... realms of expression beyond expectation. The coming season opens with the U.S. premiere of Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes (September 15-October 1, 2017), a beloved fairytale and Hollywood classic where life imitates art, presented by Dance at The ...


  3. Belgrade Theatre Announces 11 Million Reasons to Dance for International Dance DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 |

    ... in the Rain, Billy Elliot dancing his heart out before his dad and Moira Shearer playing a young ballerina in The Red Shoes. With support from Unlimited Impact, People Dancing, the UK development organisation and membership body for participatory ...


  4. Ashley Shaw 'Victoria Page'Photo by Johan PerssonRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | Wharfedale Observer

    ... Powell's 1948 film, starring Moira Shearer, comes to the stage, stopping in Bradford where LEO OWEN caught The Red Shoes HAVING taken on dreamscape and nightmare worlds in previously ambitious projects, such as Edward Scissorhands or Lord of the ...


  5. Cin celebrates 10th anniversary with eclectic film seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... drama centers on the relationship between an orphaned child and the police officer who investigated his case. The Red Shoes (April 14-16) : The most well-known and celebrated collaboration by the influential filmmaking team of Michael Powell and ...


  6. The Red Shoes at Bristol HippodromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | This Is Bristol

    ... Pressburger's iconic 1948 film starring Moira Shearer, and transformed it into a masterpiece in its own right. The Red Shoes, originally a 1845 fairytale by Hans Christian Anderson, has seduced audiences and inspired generations of dancers with its ...


  7. Meet Conwy Valley 91-year-old who is last surviving star of movie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | IcNorthWales

    Meeta Piatkowska, who lives in T'yn y Groes, was in The Red Shoes, dubbed by Martin Scorsese as the most beautiful colour picture ever made Not many people can lay claim to having starred in one of the best British films of all time and danced for an Egyptian king ... but Meeta Piatkowska can. The sprightly 91-year-old is thought to be the only surviving member of the cast of the 1948 film The Red Shoes which was directed by the famous duo Powell and Pressburger.


  8. Interview: Thelma Schoonmaker On 'Silence' And Her Decades Spent As Scorsese's Secret WeaponRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 |

    ... for her work is postively infectious. Whether it's for Scorsese or celebrating the works of her late husband, The Red Shoes and Black Narcissus director Michael Powell, Schoonmaker simply still loves her job. Thelma Schoonmaker: That's a movie that ...


  9. The Red Shoes to seduce audiences in Southampton next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... the role made famous by Robert Helpmann, will be created by one of New Adventures finest young dancers, The Red Shoes is set to a new score arranged by New Adventures Associate Artist Terry Davies, using the mesmerising music of golden age Hollywood ...


  10. Are these the 10 greatest live-action fairy tales on film?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... goes to psychological places none of its successors touch. The effects were, for the time, mind-blowing. 5) "The Red Shoes" (1948) i 1 2 Hans Christian Andersen's cautionary tale about sacrifices made for art became a hyperemotional movie by Michael ...


  11. Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes at the Wales Millennium Centre, CardiffRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | South Wales Argus

    MATTHEW Bourne's new production, an adaptation of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger's iconic film and the Hans Christian Andersen fairytale, The Red Shoes has arrived in Cardiff. A 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.


  12. Freeview film of the day: The Red ShoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Radio Times

    As a ballet-cum-horror movie, it doesn't bear comparison with Powell and Pressburger's The Red Shoes. For a start their star, Moira Shearer, could really dance and beyond that the story is told with a sophistication foreign to the makers of Black Swan.


  13. Review: Fairy tale meets film noir in Open Eye's deliciously raw 'Red Shoes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Star Tribune

    We were warned Friday that Open Eye Figure Theatre's production of "The Red Shoes" by Joel Sass was still pretty fresh. Producing director Susan Haas told the audience that this was the first actual run-through of Sass' flight of fancy inspired by H.C. Andersen's dark fairy tale.


  14. 'The Red Shoes' leaps onto big screen at Seattle Art MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Seattle Times

    "Why do you want to dance?" "Why do you want to live ?" Michael Powell's glorious Technicolor masterpiece "The Red Shoes" comes to the big screen, in 35mm, at Seattle Art Museum for one night only on Monday, March 6 - with Powell's widow, the Oscar-winning film editor Thelma Schoonmaker, on hand for a Q&A. Schoonmaker will also present "The King of Comedy," one of the many Martin Scorsese films she has edited, on Tuesday, March 7. Both events are at 7:30 p.m. at SAM's Plestcheeff Auditorium, 1300 First Ave.; tickets are $18 for both films or $10 for one.


  15. Christian Schwochow's Paula and Marcie Begleiter's Eva Hesse, reviewedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    During a recent repertory viewing of the Archers' 1948 backroom ballet melodrama The Red Shoes , I was struck by one thing . The film's extensive central set piece, a wordless, all-danced adaptation of Han Christian Andersen's bizarro fairy tale The Red Shoes , remains remarkably more radical than the film itself.


  16. Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes to perform in Nottingham and LeicesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | Burton Mail

    A brand-new Matthew Bourne production is set to arabesque its way to the Midlands with performances in Nottingham and Leicester. The Red Shoes is a beloved fairy-tale and Academy Award-winning movie, which 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.


  17. Additional Dates Announced for Matthew Bourne's Production of the Red ShoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 |

    New Adventures are delighted to announce further UK dates for the World Premiere tour of Matthew Bourne's production of THE RED SHOES. The tour will now continue to: Sheffield Lyceum from Tuesday 30 May - Saturday 3 June; Glasgow King's Theatre from Tuesday 6 June - Saturday 10 June; Wycombe Swan from Tuesday 13 June - Saturday 17 June and the Liverpool Empire from Tuesday 27 June - Saturday 1 July.


  18. Matthew Bourne brings his The Red Shoes dancing into NorwichRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Eastern Daily Press

    The 1948 Powell and Pressburger film The Red Shoes has been adapted by choreographer and director Mathew Bourne. Picture: Johan Persson The 1948 Powell and Pressburger film about a ballerina torn between the ambitions of two men, is his latest acclaimed ballet adaptation, using the music of Hollywood composer Bernard Herrmann.


  19. 10HTE: Maureen RussellRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2017 | Hell on Frisco Bay

    ... of Darkness - The Castro This is one of my favorite festivals and I catch most of the screenings. Highlights: The Red Shoes (1948, Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger - screenplay, directors) I hadn't seen this since I was a child. The creative ...


  20. BWW Review: the Red Shoes, Birmingham HippodromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 |

    Based on the 1948 film of the same name, starring Moira Shearer , Matthew Bourne 's production of The Red Shoes tells the story of ballerina Victoria Page and her tragic struggle between love and duty. Both the film and Matthew Bourne 's production are inspired by Han Christian Andersen's fairytale of a young girl who defies conservative values by wearing her red shoes to church.