SALLY DEXTER, FORBES MASSON AND BRIAN PROTHEROE TO STAR IN C.S. LEWIS' THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE.
ADAPTED FOR THE STAGE BY RUPERT GOOLD
DIRECTED BY RUPERT GOOLD AND MICHAEL FENTIMAN OPENS IN KENSINGTON GARDENS ON 29 MAY 2012 WITH PREVIEWS FROM 8 MAY 2012.
Sally Dexter, Forbes Masson and Brian Protheroe will be taking on the roles of the White Witch, Mr Tumnus and the Professor respectively in a dazzling and dramatic retelling of C.S. Lewis' classic The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe, which opens in the historic grounds of Kensington Gardens this summer. Further casting to be announced.
In a unique collaboration this major new production is adapted by award-winning director Rupert Goold, staged by threesixty, who gained international acclaim for their first production, Peter Pan, and directed by Rupert Goold and Michael Fentiman.
Staged in the state of the art threesixty theatre tent this visually stunning live production will use threesixty's ground-breaking surround video and enchanting puppetry to bring to life the magic of Narnia in one of the world's best-loved stories.
Four siblings, Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy, discover the magical world of Narnia when they pass through a mysterious wardrobe door. Ruled by the White Witch who has cast a spell making it forever winter, the children together with new found friends battle to bring happiness to the land in this classic tale of good versus evil.