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DetailsA double-bill of magical puppet theatre for adults and accompanied children aged 7 years and over. Adapted from an old Chinese legend, A Brush with the Emperor tells the story of Liang, who longs to escape his life of drudgery and become a painter. His dreams bring unexpected close encounters with a greedy, evil emperor. In Oscar Wilde's The Happy Prince, a migrating swallow is distracted from his flight by the moonlit tears of the prince's statue.
Archive listings for A Brush with the Emperor and The Happy Prince
Work type: Kids show
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