balletLORENT: Rumpelstiltskin

balletLORENT: Rumpelstiltskin
Fantasic For Families
  • Adults: £18, Children: £12. Transaction fee applies, max £3.

As part of Family Weekend, the ever-popular balletLORENT returns to Sadler’s Wells with another of their fantastical dance-theatre fairy-tale adaptations. Directed by Liv Lorent, and retold by Poet Laureate Carol Ann DuffyRumpelstiltskin is the story of the outsider, shunned for being different.

Set in a world of spinning wheels, kings and queens, this is a tale of love, loss and magic powers, where the alchemist Rumpelstiltskin is outcast until he is revealed to be “the true prince that he was”.

With a score by Doctor Who composer Murray Gold, costumes designed by Michele Clapton (Game of Thrones), and narration by actor Ben CromptonRumpelstiltskin is the perfect Easter treat for families.

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    • Dance, Theatre

    you'll enjoy a fantastical dance-theatre fairy-tale


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