Event Type: Drama
Hex

DATE:
Thursday 28 April

TIME:
7PM

PRICE:
£17, £10 under 16

DESCRIPTION:

A new musical from the National Theatre based on the story of Sleeping Beauty.

PHOTO:

Julia Fullerton

Captured live from the Olivier Stage at the National Theatre, Rufus Norris directs the world premiere of this contemporary twist on Sleeping Beauty, featuring brand new music by Jim Fortune, and lyrics by Rufus Norris.

Deep in the wood, a lonely fairy longs for someone to bless. When she is summoned to the palace to help the princess sleep, her dream turns into a nightmare and her blessing becomes a curse. Soon, she is plunged into a frantic, hundred-year quest to somehow make everything right.

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