World renowned Vienna Festival Ballet returns to Peterborough’s Cresset theatre on September 29 with Coppélia.
A lively production, infused with old world charm, Coppélia appeals to audiences of all ages with its captivating story of an eccentric toymaker and his beloved doll. The colourful costumes, lively characters and beautiful music from Delibes all combine to create a magical and comical classic that warms and entertains from start to finish.
Celebrated Austrian dancer Peter Mallek founded the company after his illustrious career as a dancer of international renown, in 1980. Now in their 35th year of producing quality ballet productions, the company continues to experience remarkable success and perform great classical ballets all over the world.
VFB are known for their beautiful and lavish hand-made costumes as well as their commitment to bringing the greatest classical ballets to the widest possible audience. Their productions have all the elegance and extravagance associated with the best of ballet.
Notable for the continued freshness and strength of their dancing casts, VFB attract highly talented dancers from all over the world.
In this their 35th anniversary year, their casts and productions are sure to thrill against the glorious musical background of Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score.
Tickets from the box office on 01733 265705.