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Subject: "NBT "Carmen"" Archived thread - Read only
 
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Barbara

28-06-99, 08:31 AM (GMT)
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"NBT "Carmen""
 
   On Saturday I went to see NBT's "Carmen" in Edinburgh. I can only say that it was one of the most disappointing dance events I have been to in the recent past. The choreogaphy was dull and uninteresting, the rock star motif was inappropriate (surely the idea of a bull fighter is one of a man who loves physical danger - hardly the life of a rock star!) and the night we went, Carmen behaved like a spoilt 16 year old brat who needed to be taught a lesson. And could someone explain to me the point of the video at the start of the second act?

I have enjoyed NBT in the past, but this time they failed to live up to expectations.


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