About English National Ballet: My First Cinderella
My First Cinderella tells everyone’s favourite rags-to-riches story in a beautifully adapted version for youngaudiences. Cinderella is tormented by her spiteful stepsisters and she can only dream of attending thePrince’s glamorous ball. Abandoned to an evening of drudgery, Cinderella is visited by her Fairy Godmotherwho transforms her into a glittering Princess who shall go to the ball.
My First Cinderella is choreographed by George Williamson, English National Ballet’s Associate Artist. Earlier this year, at the age of 21, he created Firebird – a new work to Stravinsky’s classic score for English NationalBallet.
The My First…series brings young audiences their first taste of ballet through the magic of fairytales, captivating music and beautiful dance. After presenting My First Sleeping Beauty at the Peacock Theatre last year, ENB2 returns with its graduating dancers of outstanding potential from English National Ballet School.