Crick Crack Club Performance Storytelling presents
Thu 12 September // 19:30
Tickets: £10 advance / £12 on the door
Sometimes the cost of a broken promise is to pay with your life...
Gothic, stark, beguiling and beautiful - Ben Haggarty ventures into the wild side of fairytale to haul four lesser-known Grimm tales out of the nursery and back into the dark and full-blooded realm of fairy tales for grown-ups. This is brimful of forbidden doors, magical transformations, betrayal, comeuppance, and talking skulls.
The fairy tales collected by the Brothers Grimm are like half remembered rituals – full of vitality, meaning and inklings, the importance of which remain tantalisingly out of reach.
Fresh, hypnotic, and sometimes downright comedic, Ben Haggarty blends the spontaneity and physicality of a master storyteller with Sherry Robinson's exquisite cello, harp and accordion.
‘Wise, dark, deliciously funny’ **** REMOTE GOAT
‘A fresh dose of magic you need in your life’ *****EVERYTHING THEATRE
Suitable for adults (14+)