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The Wild Bride - NZIAF

The Wild Bride - NZIAF

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When:

  • Fri 24 Feb ’12, 7:30pm – 9:30pm
  • Sat 25 Feb ’12, 7:30pm – 9:30pm
  • Sun 26 Feb ’12, 2:30pm – 4:30pm
  • Sun 26 Feb ’12, 7:30pm – 9:30pm
  • Mon 27 Feb ’12, 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Where:

The Opera House, 111 - 113 Manners Street, Wellington

Restrictions:

All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • A: $78.00
  • B: $63.00
  • C: $38.00
  • Friends A: $73.00
  • Friends B: $58.00
  • Child A: $38.00
  • Child B: $28.00
  • Child C: $18.00

Kneehigh (UK)

'Witty, surprising, strange, I dreamt about it all night' - The Times (UK)

One of today’s most innovative theatre companies invites you into a stunning world of petals, clay, fire and orchards for this lyrical love story about what happens when dad accidentally sells you to the Devil.

Make a deal with the Devil and you’re going to get burned. It’s simple advice, but so often ignored. When a foolish father makes this most grave of mistakes, it triggers a series of events that sees his daughter strike out into a wilderness that hides heartbreak, misfortune, love and hope.

Based on a Brothers Grimm fairytale and narrated by Satan himself (who also turns his hand to playing the guitar, banjo, drums and double bass), The Wild Bride is a rollercoaster ride of emotion – theatre and dance lashed with devilish humour and set to a live score of blues and bluegrass music.

Over the past 30 years English theatre company Kneehigh has cemented a reputation for ingenious productions. Their works have toured around the world, with their 2008 smash-hit Brief Encounter taking Broadway by storm and earning a Tony Award nomination.

Charting our heroine’s epic voyage from girlhood to womanhood, The Wild Bride is instinctive and magical storytelling – a fun and heartwarming production.

Age recommendation: 12+

Contains strobe lighting.

Sponsored by The Church.

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