The Rite of Spring - Seeta Patel - Dance City

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Newcastle Sunderland

The Rite of Spring - Seeta Patel

The infamous ballet reimagined in Indian dance
Thu 09 May 2019 7:30pm
Running time: approx 1 hour (no interval)
Age: All
Tickets: £16.50
Concessions: £8.00,
£13.00 concession
Seeta Patel reimagines this infamous ballet in the powerful classical Indian dance style Bharatanatyam. Igor Stravinsky’s avant-garde score stunned Paris audiences when it debuted in 1913 has been hugely influential ever since.

Discover a transformative re-telling of this pagan folk story through intricate rhythmic footwork, expressive prowess, geometric and dynamic movements, delivered by world-class performers.


Book onto the pre-show talk with the company to hear more in-depth about the work.

A post-show discussion will happen immediately after the performance, lasting approx 15 minutes. All ticket holders are welcome to stay for this.
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