Cinderella

A filmed version of Matthew Bourne's Cinderella that was broadcast on Boxing Day 2017 by the BBC.

Illuminations continues the relationship with New Adventures and Sadler’s Wells with the filming of Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella for BBC2. 

Set in London during the Second World War, Cinderella is a thrilling and evocative war-time romance which sees a chance meeting between the titular character and a dashing RAF pilot, together just long enough to fall in love before being parted by the horrors of the Blitz. With sumptuous costumes and sets by Lez Brotherston, who won an Olivier Award for his original designs, and lighting by Olivier Award-winning Neil Austin, Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella features sound design by Paul Groothuis and a specially commissioned recording played by a 60-piece orchestra.

Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella is a available to pre-order on Blu-ray and DVD.