Heroes and heroines. Dark secrets and magical endings. Grimm comes to Riverside Theatre

Grimm comes to Riverside Theatre from 14 -17 April, and will present the world premiere of Sydney Choreographic Ensemble’s debut contemporary ballet, Grimm by Francesco Ventriglia, a modern-day retelling of the fairytales we know and love. 


Grimm promises a world of imagination and beauty as our most cherished childhood fairytale characters are explored in ways never seen before. Snow White, The Frog Prince, Little Red Riding Hood and others find a path through the mysteries and dangers of youth to find joy, understanding and maturity. Expect the unexpected as old stories get a modern twist. 


Presented by Sydney Choreographic Ensemble’s Francesco Ventriglia, after making work around the globe (Bolshoi, Mariinsky, Grand Théâtre du Genève, La Scala, Florence Opera House, Royal New Zealand Ballet) he is now bringing his passion to this dazzling new contemporary dance piece. Grimm is designed by three-time Oscar winner James Acheson (The Last Emperor, Dangerous Liaisons, Restoration) and will feature cutting-edge 3D video projection. Be prepared for an unforgettable experience. 


Featuring an impeccable line up of contemporary dancers, the ensemble includes Alex Borg, Ariella Casu, Holly Doyle, Brittany-Jayde Duwner, Victor Zarallo. 


Tickets: Adults $49, Concession $45, 30 & Under $39, 18 & Under $34 Discounts available for Riverside Theatres’  Members. Transaction fee $4.60. 


Bookings can be made via riversideparramatta.com.au


Image courtesy of GRIMM