Tells an allegorical story, loosely based on the play The Romancers (Les Romanesques) by Edmond Rostand, concerning two neighbouring fathers who put up a wall between their houses to ensure that their children fall in love, because they know children always do what their parents forbid. After the children do fall in love, they discover their fathers' plot and each goes off and experience the world. Finally they return to each other and the love they had, having learned from the world to recognize their true feelings.Performers Lorna Want, Luke Brady, David Burt, Clive Rowe, Edward Petherbridge, Paul Hunter, Hadley Fraser, Carl Au.
Book by Tom Jones. Lyrics Tom Jones. Music Harvey Schmidt. Corporate Sponsor Japan Airlines. Producer Kumiko Yoshii (for Gorgeous Entertainment). Producer John Gore. Producer Thomas B. McGrath (in association with Nica Burns and Max Weitzenhoffer for Nimax Theatres). Director Amon Miyamoto. Design Rumi Matsui. Lighting Rick Fisher. Choreographer Amon Miyamoto. Costume Nicky Shaw. Sound Mike Walker.