Scottish Ballet: Matthew Bourne’s Highland Fling

Scottish Ballet bring Matthew Bourne’s Highland Fling to the Festival Theatre Edinburgh in April!

Scottish Ballet: Matthew Bourne’s Highland Fling

About Scottish Ballet: Matthew Bourne’s Highland Fling

Presented exclusively by Scottish Ballet, Matthew Bourne’s Highland Fling is a wonderfully imaginative reworking of the classic romantic ballet La Sylphide with a wickedly wry Scotch twist.

Highland Fling follows the antics of James — a young Scot with sex and love and rock and roll on his mind. Recently married to his beloved Effie, his addiction to excess finds himin the fateful company of a beguiling gothic fairy. As his love for the strange and beautiful sylph becomes an obsession, he embarks on a fateful journey that takes him from the mean streets and nightclubs of Glasgow into a magical world beyond reality and reason.

Age 12+

“Extravagantly witty” The Independent

“This is one of the funniest, funkiest, most irresistibly infectious ballets I have ever had the delight to sit through” Daily Mail

Photo credit: Andy Ross

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