On Monday evening we have been privileged to be amongst a few of the first folks to see 2016's Christmas efficiency at the Octagon Theatre in Bolton. This Winter Cinderella is dropped at us in a very totally different method, by way of the rats who reside along with her in the cinders and ashes…
The Octagon is a stunning intimate theatre in the spherical, and the complete viewers really feel very near the performers. My 6 and eight 12 months previous boys hadn't been earlier than and have been extremely impressed and excited. In the centre of the stage space have been a set of musical devices, which began a lot debate about what was going to occur.
The actors have been nice, not solely appearing and singing, however enjoying all of their very own musical accompaniment. The devices in the centre of the stage have been by no means eliminated, solely moved to the sides and used, and have been excellent for a Winter story with plenty of metallic percussion. Chimes are simply spot on for Prince Charming's Ball.
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