KGS Theatre Company Rattigan's Nijinsky

Theatre

12+

In a hotel room, a once-lauded playwright meets Nijinsky's elderly widow, Romola, to fight over his latest play. Meanwhile, in the same room, Diaghilev and the young Romola fight over the tormented Nijinsky. In 1974, Terence Rattigan wrote a television script for the BBC about the relationship between Diaghilev, the impresario behind the Russian ballets Russes, and Nijinsky, the most renowned dancer of all time, which Rattigan described as 'the greatest love story since Romeo and Juliet'. But the playwright withdrew the play and it was never produced. We explore why...

Performances

  • Aug 18 09:50 (1h30m) £5.00 (£3.50)
  • Aug 19-21 09:50 (1h30m) £7.50 (£5.00)
  • Aug 22-24 09:50 (1h30m) £10.00 (£7.50)