Genre:

Ballet

Release Date:

Feb 2017

Sound format:

LPCM 2.0 & DTS 5.1 Digital Surround (DVD) LPCM 2.0, DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio, Dolby Atmos (Blu-ray)

Catalog Number:

OABD7182D

Scarlett: Frankenstein (Royal Opera House)

Federico Bonelli (Victor); Laura Morera (Elizabeth); Steven McRae (The Creature);

Royal Ballet Principals Federico Bonelli, Laura Morera and Steven McRae dance the lead roles in LiamScarlett’s new ballet, based on the world’s most famous work of horror fiction, Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein.This ambitious theatrical collaboration brings the novel to life with spectacular period sets and costumes byJohn Macfarlane and a newly commissioned score by Lowell Liebermann. Scarlett’s choreography draws outthe emotional power of this classic story. Passionate encounters between Victor, Elizabeth and the Creatureexpress their torment, regret, anger, yearning and love.

Reviews

"The Observer" (McRae’s portrayal is brilliant; his dancing is eloquent in its anguish, and we sense every beat of his lonely, vengeful heart....)