Matthew Bourne New Adventures Review - Cinderella

Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures Review: A Cinderella Saga

January 16, 2019 Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures Cinderella Washington D.C. New Adventures’ Cinderella is like a Broadway show without the singing. Or a cinematic experience without the big screen. Or a (mostly accurate) history lesson without the books. Basically, it’s challenging to categorize. And perhaps that was Matthew Bourne’s intention when he re-imagined this classic story of the underappreciated girl living unfortunate circumstances whose life turns around one day and eventually discovers romance and well…the ubiquitous happily ever after. Throughout the performance, there is no questioning the setting; 1940s London at the time...

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