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A Streetcar Named Desire

Trying to leave a troubled past behind her, fading southern belle Blanche DuBois moves into her sister Stella’s New Orleans apartment. Stella’s brutish husband Stanley sees that Blanche is not what she appears to be, and sets out to destroy her…

Scottish Ballet
Nancy Meckler
Annabelle Lopez Ochoa
Set and costume design:
Niki Turner
Lighting Design:
Tim Mitchell
Andy Ross
Sky Arts Best Dance Production Award, Olivier Award Nominated


… vital asset is its atmospheric and sustaining new score by Peter Salem - dramatic and evocative

David Dougill 22 Apr 2012 The Sunday Times

This production would not be the same without the evocative, jazz-infused score and fascinating sound effects created by Peter Salem. …the music aptly reflected the wide-ranging moods of the story from happiness and optimism to unsettling fear and gloomy despair, adding an extra layer of emotional nuance to this brilliant piece of theatrical dance.

Oksana Khadarina 15 Jun 2015