Rosalie Craig stars in this vividly original retelling of Sleeping Beauty: a mythic, big-hearted new musical that goes beyond the waking kiss.
A vividly original retelling of Sleeping Beauty, Rufus Norris directs Rosalie Craig (The Ferryman, Company) in this mythic, big-hearted new musical that goes beyond the waking kiss.
Deep in the wood, a lonely fairy longs for someone to bless. When she is summoned to the palace to help the princess sleep, her dream turns into a nightmare and her blessing becomes a curse. Soon, she is plunged into a frantic, hundred-year quest to somehow make everything right.
Filmed live on stage at the National Theatre and based on the book by Tanya Ronder, with music by Jim Fortune.