Running time 1 hour 50 minutes
A new take on the classic fairytale, balletLORENT’s Rapunzel is as much for adults as it is for children. The story of the parents forced to give up their child, the Witch who takes her from them, the woman the child becomes, and the Prince who discovers and rescues her.
Full of dark beauty, this must-see production brings together a collection of world-class collaborators; Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, “Doctor Who” composer Murray Gold, and Michele Clapton, award winning Costume Designer for “Game of Thrones”. Full of colour and emotion, this spellbinding retelling (performed by a company of outstanding dancers) is narrated by Lesley Sharp, and choreographed and directed by Liv Lorent.
Recommended age range of 7+ years.
“It promises to be the next Matilda, the must-get ticket for kids with standards”
Directed by Liv Lorent
Scenario Writer Carol Ann Duffy
Music composed by Murray Gold
Saturday 12 April
Rapunzel is spellbinding. Druid style fairy tale full of captivating energy and creative imaginings. Stunning sets, kinetic costumes and haunting music to control you and stay in your imagination forever. If only conventional ballet was as gripping as Rapunzel. A must experience.