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Big screen Manon

Posted on May 23, 2011

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trafalgarOn Wednesday, June 1, The Royal Ballet performance of Manon will be shown live on big screens across the country.  The free performance is part of the BP Summer Big Screen season.

 

Kenneth MacMillan’s ballet stars Alina Cojocaru as Manon, who falls into a life of lavish prostitution despite her love for Des Grieux, danced by Johan Kobborg. On screen, the performance will be introduced by Deborah Bull and BBC presenter Zeb Soanes.

 

The performance starts at 7.30pm, and will be shown at the following locations:

 

Trafalgar Square, London

Millennium Square, Bristol

Market Place, Derby

Market Square, Dover

Festival Square, Edinburgh

Centre Square, Middlesbrough

Chapelfield Plain, Norwich

The Piazza, Plymouth

 

See www.roh.org.uk/bpbigscreens for more information.

 

Picture: Crowds at a screening in Trafalgar Square. Photograph: Sim Canetty-Clarke

 

 

 

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