Children & Families

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Once upon a time, there was a castle with a heavily-bolted room where Blue Beard hid a terrible secret. He warned anyone who dared to open the door of dire consequences. Then his new bride discovers his secret … But don’t worry, it’s just a story! Using text, humour, melodrama and sumptuous dance sequences, Charles Perrault’s dark and classic fairy tale is given a contemporary feel in this new adaptation by Hélène Blackburn who brought us ‘If You Do Down to the Woods …’ in the 2005 festival ‘Darkly compelling, with stunning dance sequences and laced with Cas Public humour, this is a great show for older audiences’ Shona Powell Particularly suitable for children age 10-13, families and adults, but has been shown to children as young as 6. Performance times Friday 23 June 7pm Saturday 24 June 3pm & 7pm Sunday 25 June 3pm Early booking advised.