Saturday, July 13

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Rambert: Death Trap – The Lowry
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Rambert: Death Trap – The Lowry

Following on from the success of their adaptation of Peaky Blinders, Rambert are back at the Lowry with their current tour Death Trap. Consisting of two separate pieces Cerberus and Goat, Death Trap is more contemporary theatre than contemporary dance but is no less engaging and is intensely powerful.        Cerberus is an adaptation of the story of Orpheus and Eurydice.  It opens with Aishwarya telling the audience that what we are about to see is her life, from birth to death.  She emerges stage right, with a rope around her middle and moves across till she exits stage left.  As she exits her Orpheus emerges holding onto the other end of the rope.  He is unwilling to believe she is dead and with the assistance of his translator f...