Scottish Ballet

Scottish Ballet is pleased to announce their Scottish and World Premier of Elsa Canasta and Motion of Displacement at Edinburgh's Festival Theatre on the 29th and 30th September 2015.

The staging of Elsa Canasta will be a Scottish Ballet premiere from renowned choreographer Javier de Frutos. Elsa Canasta is a dark, funny and sexy evocation of the music of Cole Porter, set to his ballet score Within the Quota and a medley of his songs. 

The world premiere of Motion of Displacemnet with Scottish Ballet will mark the first time that Bryan Arias has presented work within the UK. Winner of the 6th Copenhagen International Choreography Competition in 2013, Bryan Arias will be creating a new work that showcases his unique blend of dance styles. 

An exclusive commission from Scottish Ballet, Motion of Displacement will explore the causes and effects of storytelling, inspired by his own childhood memories of his mother’s journey from her native land in pursuit of love.

For details of the shows please visit the Festival Theatre's website.

Posted on September 14, 2015 .