Matthew Bourne is the UK’s most popular choreographer and his version of Cinderella turns the fairytale into a wartime romance. Here are some 1940s #BigScreenDetails to watch out for:
Image 1: The famous glass slipper is updated as a sparkly high heeled shoe.
Image 2: The staircase, covered in smoke, during the ball scene. Bourne’s version sets this at Café de Paris (image 3), which was bombed in 1941 during the Blitz.
Image 4: 40s style costumes feature military uniforms and gas masks.