“Best Musical Event”
Evening Standard Awards, 2000.
Winner of the Manchester Evening News Theatre Award.

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Poster for The Car ManSubtitled 'An Auto-Erotic Thriller', Matthew Bourne's new dance scenario follows the dreams and passions of a small mid-western community, shattered by the arrival of a handsome young stranger. Fuelled by heat and desire, the inhabitants are drawn into a spiral of lust, suspicion and tragic consequences.

Directed for the stage and choreographed by double Tony award winner Matthew Bourne.

Directed for TV by Ross McGibbon and Matthew Bourne.
Produced by Gordon Baskerville

Music by Terry Davies
with Rodion Shchedrin's Carmen Suite
based on Bizet's Carmen.

Produced by Katharine Doré for Adventures in Motion Pictures.

Musical Director - Brett Morris
Music Preparation - Colin Rae

Orchestra Leader - Gina McCormack
Orchestral Management - JB Management and Consultancy Services

Designer - Lez Brotherstone
Lighting - Chris Davey

Film Editing - James Bicknell
Asst. Stage Directors - Scott Amble and Etta Murfitt

Cast:  Alan Vincent, Saranne Curtin, Will Kemp, Etta Murfitt, Scott Ambler, Vicky Evans, Arthur Pita, Valentina Formenti, Stephen Berkeley-White, Heather Habens, Rachel Lancaster, Lee Smilke, Neil Penlington, Ben Hartley, James Leece, Darren J. Fawthrop, Michaela Meazza, Paolo Kadow.

Soundtrack of the complete score available email Terry.


dancers - The Car Man

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