Sir Simon on film: Rhythm Is It

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This Is Rattle / Sir Simon on Film

Sun 24 Sep 2017 4.00pm - 5.40pm
Barbican Cinema 1

Tickets: £10.50

£0.60 online booking fee, £0.70 telephone booking fee per transaction - click here for more information on booking fees

Part of the This Is Rattle multibuy - click here for more information on multibuys


Part of the 2017/18 season

In January 2003, 250 Berlin schoolchildren united with choreographer Royston Maldoom, the Berlin Philharmonic and Sir Simon Rattle – in his first season as Chief Conductor of the orchestra – to dance Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring, one of the 20th century’s greatest ballets.

Following three young dancers through twelve weeks of rehearsals, with stunning dance scenes and fantastic music from Rattle and the Berlin Philharmonic cleverly woven throughout, this documentary charts the highs and lows of an emotional journey, asking the question: ‘How can creativity change all of our lives?’.


Presented by Barbican