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Little Red Riding Hood with a modern twist

21 August 2014 Last updated at 00:06 BST

The classic fairytale Little Red Riding Hood has been brought up to date in a new dance production.

Choreographer Drew McOnie premieres his jazz ballet with the National Youth Ballet.

A live jazz band on stage will accompany the dancers with a commissioned score composed by Tom Deering.

BBC News went behind the scenes.

Video journalist: Sophie van Brugen. Producer: Claudia Redmond.

National Youth Ballet will be performing at the Stag Theatre, Sevenoaks, from today, and at New Wimbledon Theatre on 1 September

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