La Scala

La Scala

As you’d except from the home of opera, Italy is full of famous, and some even great opera houses – but none surpasses the Teatro alla Scala. Built in 1776-78 with the approval of the Empress Maria Theresa of Austria, the stage at La Scala has played host to many of the preeminent names in…

Swan Lake at Sadler’s Wells

Swan Lake at Sadler’s Wells

The ballet performed at Sadler’s Wells by Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures company every December and January is always one of the highlights of the ballet calendar, with ballet fans, celebrities and appreciative audiences flocking to it. This year sees the re-staging of the 1995 ballet that made Bourne’s name, was seen by the masses at…