Tuesday 2 December 2014 in London
And today’s ThisWeek-tipped, LDN-based events are…
DANCE: Matthew Bourne’s Edward Scissorhands | Sadler’s Wells Theatre | 2 Dec – 11 Jan 2015 (pictured)
In its first major revival since premiering 2005, pop-art choreographer Matthew Bourne’s cinematic ballet will feature Terry Davies’ same big, eerie scenery and a score of ‘shear’ brilliance by Danny Elfman, here played live by the New Adventures Orchestra. Details and tickets here.
MUSIC: Nina Nesbitt | Union Chapel | 2 Dec
Pixieish popstar and friend-of-Ed-Sheeran Nina Nesbitt, from Scotland, unplugs to sings songs and seasonal carols as part of this, her so-called Christmas Acoustic Tour. Details and tickets here.
THEATRE: The Picture Of Dorian Gray | secret location, Greenwich | 2-20 Dec
A model-esque young cast (and one horrible old painting) portray the action in The Alchemic Order’s take on Oscar Wilde’s dark and decadent ‘…Dorian Gray’, which is staged within a ‘nineteenth century salon’, aka secret Greenwich townhouse given a chintzy Victorian makeover especially for the occasion. Location info is available only on booking tickets. Details and tickets here.