Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Arthur: Part 2

  • Opening Night: 05 March 2003
  • Performance: 05 March 2003
  • Genre: Ballet

David Bintley, BRB’s award winning Artistic Director brings to life these fascinating legends in a spectacular world where terrifying warfare gives way to intimate scenes of incredible moving beauty.

Part 1 charts the strange events that lead to Arthur’s birth and shape his destiny. As a boy he pulls the legendary sword from the stone and finds himself king of a chaotic unstable country.

In Part 2, Arthur’s wife, Guinevere and his closest friend Lancelot hide a secret passion for each other that threatens to destroy their seemingly perfect society. This timeless story of a king and his people will haunt your imagination for years to come.

Music – John McCabe

Choreography – David Bintley

Sets – Peter J. Davison

Costumes – Jasper Conran

Lighting – Peter Mumford

Projections – Jon Driscoll