Published in 1943, a year before Antoine de Saint-Exupery died in the Second World War, The Little Prince
became an instant classic that has been translated into 180 languages. Once upon a time there was a little prince who lived on a planet that was scarcely any bigger than himself, and who was in need of a friend. Once upon a time there was a pilot who was forced to land in the Sahara desert. Both set out on journeys of discovery finding friendship and wisdom along the way. New adaptationPerformers Nathalie Carrington, Cassandra Compton, Corey Conradi, Sophie Franklin, Justine Marie Mead, Laura Pitt Pulford, Niamh Perry, Sophie May Wake.
Author Antoine de Saint-Exupery. Music Nicholas Lloyd Webber. Lyrics James D Reid. Producer Lyric Theatre Belfast. Producer Lamplighter Drama. Adapted by Mick Gordon. Director Richard Croxford. Director Deborah Maguire (movement). Musical Director Vincent Guibert. Design Gary McCann. Costume Gary McCann. Lighting Ciaran Bagnall. Music Oliver Payne (orchestration/assistant musical director).