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'Hansel & Gretel' - with Cscape Dance Company

<B><I>'Hansel & Gretel'</I></B>

Date: Saturday 26th August 2017
Time: 19:00

 Heligan Gardens
present

'Hansel & Gretel'

by

Cscape Dance Company

 

Hansel & Gretel are in the depths of magical woodland but desperate to find their way home. From stones to crumbs, can they follow their trail or will they be side-tracked by the allure of that sticky, sweet home in the woods?

And what about the little old lady within?

She seems positively lovely…

This Summer, Cscape Dance Company turn the twisting pathways at The Lost Gardens of Heligan into an evening of story-telling, dance, music, design and installation.

Join them on a journey through the gardens on this evocative, surprising and memorable experience for all the family.

Prepare for darkness, light, magic and wonder… and maybe even a few ‘sweeties’ along the way!

Cscape are Cornwall’s leading outdoor, promenade dance company, creating performances for all the family.

This will be a magical, exciting, dark, beautiful, warm, funny and highly engaging show. It’s also the very first dance performance in The Lost Gardens of Heligan.

Don’t miss out!  All ages welcome!

Before your journey begins !
A delicious feast will be available in Heligan’s new outdoor eatery from 5.00pm, all of it delectable street food, the perfect start to a spectacular night.

Specially created Heligan cocktails, cold beer and other cool refreshments are also available to make sure you won’t go thirsty as you follow Hansel and Gretel though The Lost Gardens.

As you will be adventuring around the Gardens, we recommend comfortable footwear -  and wellies if it’s been a rainy day – come prepared for the weather.  The route is completely accessible and should be no problem for Wheelchair users and rugged buggys.

The site for the main part, is fully accessible. But, there are one or two small areas where access is more restricted. This should not affect any individuals experience of the event.

Whilst this is a true adventure, through and around the magical Gardens, there will be moments where you can sit back and relax as the story unfolds in front of you - h
ay bales, cushions and chairs will be available.

“Sometimes the forces of Kernow – its beauty, talent and that certain magical quality – conspire to create something quite wonderful.” Lee Trewhela on Neptunalia

Hansel and Gretel
will take place on the following dates:

August
Tues.22nd, Wed.23rd, Thurs.24th, Fri.25th, Sat.26th,
Tues.29th, Wed.30th, Thurs.31st
September
Fri.1st, Sat.2nd

The adventure begins at 7.00pm each evening and takes about 2½ hours

You're booking the adventure on Saturday, 26th August

NB Sorry. No Dogs admitted to this show

Tickets in advance
Adult Tickets : £10.00
Under17s : £8.50
Under4s : '1p'


Commissioned by Heligan Gardens Ltd
Produced by Cscape and DR2
Choreographed by Sally Knight (Cscape / Kneehigh)
Hansel & Gretel is part of A Pinch of SALT.

The Lost Gardens of Heligan      website

Cscape Dance Company  
website

Dance Republic2   
website
 

Where :
The Lost Gardens of Heligan
Pentewan, St Austell PL26 6EN
NB Please note your Sat Nav may use routes through narrow country lanes. Routes shown below may be a lot easier. Click the Venue above to see the location on Google Maps

Recommended Directions from: 

St Austell : From the A390, take the B3273 towards Mevagissey and follow the Brown Tourist Signs to The Lost Gardens of Heligan - about 5 miles.

Truro : Take the A390 to St Austell and continue as above

Plymouth, Liskeard :  Take the A38 to Dobwalls. Turn left onto the A390 towards St Austell and continue as above

Exeter & M5 : Take the A30 into Cornwall. After Bodmin, at Innis Downs, take the A391 to St Austell. At the T-junction, turn right on to the A390. Continue towards St Austell. Turn left on to the B3273 to Mevagissey as above

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