Sadler's Wells

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Paco Pena: Flamencura

Paco Pena: Flamencura

Guitarist, composer, dramatist and producer Paco Peña has expanded the possibilities and changed perceptions of flamenco in a career spanning five decades. He returns to Sadler’s Wells with his sell out show Flamencura.

Booking from: Tuesday, 8th August 2017
Booking until: Saturday, 12th August 2017
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Tanguera

Tanguera

A Sadler's Wells favourite returns, in this classic tango production. With a cast of over 30 dancers and singers, Tanguera tells a story of unrequited love in the early 20th centrury Buenos Aires. When Giselle, a young French woman, arrives in Argentina as one of the first waves of European immigrants, she meets Lorenzo, a port worker who falls in love with her at first sight. But as Giselle falls deeper into Buenos Aires' seedy underworld, Lorenzo must fight to win her love.

Booking from: Wednesday, 19th July 2017
Booking until: Sunday, 6th August 2017
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James Thierree-The Toad Knew

James Thierree-The Toad Knew

Booking from: Wednesday, 3rd May 2017
Booking until: Sunday, 7th May 2017
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Northern Ballet- Casanova

Northern Ballet- Casanova

Consumed by his desires, Casanova lived every minute in a whirlwind of scandal and excess. But there’s more to the man. This original ballet will expose a story so sensational you won’t believe it’s real.

Booking from: Tuesday, 9th May 2017
Booking until: Saturday, 13th May 2017
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Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui-m!longa

Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui-m!longa

Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui’s interpretation of tango returns to Sadler’s Wells after its triumphant debut in 2013 and a world tour.

Booking from: Monday, 22nd May 2017
Booking until: Wednesday, 24th May 2017
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Scottish Ballet-Ceci Est Mon Corps/Emergence

Scottish Ballet-Ceci Est Mon Corps/Emergence

Booking from: Wednesday, 7th June 2017
Booking until: Saturday, 10th June 2017
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Rain

Rain

Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker's world-renowned company Rosas returns as part of our contemporary classics series with her iconic piece Rain.

Booking from: Tuesday, 13th June 2017
Booking until: Wednesday, 14th June 2017
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Les Ballet C de la B: Nicht Schlafen

Les Ballet C de la B: Nicht Schlafen

Booking from: Friday, 30th June 2017
Booking until: Saturday, 1st July 2017
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Dorrance Dance-ETM: Double Down

Dorrance Dance-ETM: Double Down

Booking from: Wednesday, 12th July 2017
Booking until: Saturday, 15th July 2017
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Sisters Grimm-Voices of the Amazon

Sisters Grimm-Voices of the Amazon

Following the Grammy Award nominated success of INALA, a Zulu ballet performed with Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Sisters Grimm return with the tale of a water spirit from the Amazon River, who ventures deep into the rainforest in search of a cure for her dying sister. She soon finds that the forest is not as abundant as it was.

Booking from: Tuesday, 4th July 2017
Booking until: Saturday, 8th July 2017
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Richard Alston-Triple Bill

Richard Alston-Triple Bill

Richard Alston’s newest creation comes to Sadler’s Wells as part of a triple bill. Chacony is inspired by the richness and nobility of Henry Purcell’s slow and weighty Baroque Chaconne, and Britten’s tribute to it. This extraordinary music will be played by an onstage string quartet.

Booking from: Friday, 16th June 2017
Booking until: Saturday, 17th June 2017
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Alexander Whitley -8 minutes

Alexander Whitley -8 minutes

Following on from his innovative digital work Pattern Recognition, Sadler's Wells New Wave Associate Alexander Whitley takes on the breath-taking scale of space for his company's main stage debut.

Booking from: Tuesday, 27th June 2017
Booking until: Wednesday, 28th June 2017
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Rambert - Ghost Dances

Rambert - Ghost Dances

Booking from: Wednesday, 17th May 2017
Booking until: Wednesday, 17th May 2017
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Matthew Bourne's Cinderella

Matthew Bourne's Cinderella

Matthew Bourne's interpretation of the classic fairy tale, has, at its heart, a true war-time romance. A chance meeting results in a magical night for Cinderella and her dashing young RAF pilot, together just long enough to fall in love before being parted by the horrors of the Blitz.

Booking from: Saturday, 9th December 2017
Booking until: Saturday, 27th January 2018
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Sadler's Wells Seating Plan

Sadler's Wells

Sadler's Wells on the Map

How to get there: (5mins) Take Upper St towards the City Road crossroads. Continue straight and turn right into Rosebery Avenue, where the theatre is 100m down on the right.

Address:
Rosebery Avenue
London
EC1R 4TN

Buses: 19, 38, 341

Nearest Underground: Angel

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Sadler's Wells Theatre is located on Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell in the London Borough of Islington. The present theatre is the sixth on the site and seats 1,500. It also contains the 200-seat Lilian Baylis Theatre.

It is best known for its ballet, but contemporary dance and opera are also part of the repertoire. Also, the venue can be described as a receiving house for visiting companies with their own productions.

The current theatre opened on 11 October 1998 after being rebuilt with money from the National Lottery.