Alba Ballets Cinderella November 2016

Alba Ballets Cinderella

Alba Ballets Cinderella.

Its now exactly a year since Alba Ballets Cinderella took to the stage. It was two years in the making, with over 350 hours of studio time going into the production. The cast was made up of 31 dancers. Mairi MacLeod from Greenock was the leading lady playing Cinderella. Mairi was joined by Josef Jagger from Birmingham who played The Prince. The two leading roles were supported by Rachel Ashmead our Fairy Godmother. The Step Mother and Step Sisters were played by Rebecca Holmes, Sarah Arkley and Amy Hughes. Emma Dunn and India Wimot completed the main roles playing The Father and Ballet Teacher. The Corps De Ballet was made up with our other 23 members.

Cinderella was produced and choreographed by Alba Principal Julie Gunn ably assisted by Shaun McLaughlin

See the cast and clips from Cinderella

Alba Ballets Cinderella

Alba Ballets Cinderella and Prince

Two nights of Alba Ballets Cinderella in Greenock.

The 11th of November was opening night for Alba Ballets production of Cinderella at The Beacon Arts Centre in Greenock. Finally the curtain went up on Cinderella. The whole cast put on a wonderful performance and the audience reaction was fantastic. All the hard work had paid off and by the second night the nerves had gone and the cast were able to really enjoy the second performance. Our two performances in Greenock were not the end of Cinderella 2016, as we were going down the Clyde to a new venue for Alba in Largs.

Watch video taken after Cinderella in Greenock

Barrfields in Largs also see Alba Ballets Cinderella

Alba Ballets Cinderella moved from Greenock to Largs and was performed on Saturday the 19th of November. The cast and production crew arrived at 1pm on the day of the performance. Despite the short timescales and different stage settings, the cast once again put on another great performance to a brand new audience in Largs. When the final curtain came down, it brought an end to a fantastic journey for all those involved.

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Alba Ballet Dates- for 2017-2018 through to Coppelia 2018

Alba Ballet Dates

Alba Ballet Dates

Alba Ballet dates for session 2017/2018 for Coppelia are as follows

Sunday 12th November 2017

Sunday 26th November 2017

Sunday 3rd December 2017

Sunday 17th December 2017

Sunday 14th January 2018

Sunday 28th January 2018

Sunday 4th February 2018

Sunday 25th February 2018

Sunday 18th March 2018

Sunday 25th March 2018

Sunday 22nd April 2018

Sunday 29th April 2018

Sunday 13th May 2018

Sunday 20th May 2018

Sunday 3rd June 2018

Sunday 10th June 2018

Alba Ballet Dates

Alba Ballet Dater for Session 2017/18


Alba Ballet Dates for Coppelia

Alba Ballet dates for our performance’s of Coppelia are as follows, Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd of November 2018 at The Beacon Arts Centre. The date for our dress rehearsal is still to be confirmed. Our next performance will be at Barrfields in Largs on Saturday 17th of November 2018. For Largs we will have a dress rehearsal on the day. Please also note we will be performing a section of Coppelia at The Elite Academy of Dance Summer Show on the Friday 15th and Saturday 16th of June 2017, a dress rehearsal will take place on Wednesday 13th June.


Other important Alba Ballet Dates

We have other Alba Ballet Dates which are still to be confirmed, These include photo shoots and costume fitting. Photo shoots will carried out over the next few months. As with our past performances costume fitting will take place about 1 month before our first performance. Training dates for August through to November 2018 will be announced before we finish up in June for our summer break. Please keep up to date with what’s going on at Alba Ballet via our latest news. Its going to be a busy 12 months until Coppelia with lots of hard work for everyone at Team Alba. Finally ticket information for performances of Coppelia will be announced 6 months before our performances.