Last week I used to be contacted by Pickled Image and requested if we needed to evaluation their efficiency of Yana And The Yeti at The Met Theatre in Bury, North Manchester. A household present with no spoken English and with a storyline nearly totally acted utilizing puppetry, it was one of the vital lovely and serene performances I've ever had the pleasure to attend.
We're very acquainted with The Met and this was the primary time we've visited for the reason that refit. It's an intimate, smaller theatre which could be very pleasant and has it's personal bar, plus Automatic bar and restaurant subsequent door. Pickled Image create household reveals and Yana And The Yeti was appropriate for age 5+. Ideal for my 7 and 9 12 months previous boys.
The stage set was a movable, raised miniature snowy panorama that basically was beautiful, and beside it, additionally raised, two smaller snowy tables. Behind, projected onto the backdrop an enormous snow lined mountain. When the actors/puppeteers got here onto the stage, they took place and my 9 12 months previous gasped aloud as he realised that what was being performed out in shut up bigger scale on the snowy tabletops, was additionally being proven in miniature within the panorama scene on the left.
Yana And The Yeti actually was simply jaw-droppingly lovely.
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