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Reference number: 11306

Date: 2001, January

Sound: sound

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 128.36 mins

Description: A recording of Robert Cohan's Aladdin, performed by The Scottish Ballet at Eden Court Theatre in Inverness in January 2001.

Based on the One Thousand and One Nights fable, Aladdin tells the story of the young man and his magic lamp, his love for a princess, his fantastical adventures including his encounters with the evil magician and, of course, his journey on a magic carpet.

See also ref. 11307 for a recording of Aladdin in rehearsal.

The Scottish Theatre Archive holds material relating to this production, including: Scottish Ballet 2000-1 Season Guide, Programme. Call number STA SB 710/5.
Aladdin. Theatre Royal Glasgow, 2001 February 6-17. Leaflet. Call number STA SB 710/9

Please note this is a copy of the raw capture of the original analogue video for preservation and as such may display defects such as dropout, washed out colour and sound fluctuation.

Credits: [Choreography: Robert Cohan
Music: Carl Davies
Designer: Lez Brotherston
Costumes: Colin Falconer]

Shotlist: Act One: 01.15-50.35

Act Two: 51.34-1.34.51

Act Three: 1.35.53-2.04.36

Curtain call: 2.04.45-2.07.21