The Sandman - A Christmas Fairy Tale
4 - 10 Dec
Choreographer Quang Kien Van
Dumped in the miserable Crooksworth Orphanage, Merry Pennyweather befriends the fantastical dream-weaver, The Sandman. They set out to defeat The Nightmares and return hope and joy to the orphans in time for Christmas. Full of music, dance and laughter this seasonal play is perfect for all the family.
John Ward is Artistic Director of DumbWise, an award winning actor musician theatre company, and Associate Director at Red Ladder. Writer/Director credits include Electra (Bunker Theatre), Faust (national tour) and Nicobobinus (national tour).
David Hewson is the Musical Director of DumbWise, having composed music for all their shows to date. Other recent work as composer includes Macbeth (Stafford Gatehouse Shakespeare Festival) and The Accidental Time Traveller (BYMT).