Rumpelstiltskin


“What will you give me if I spin straw into gold for you?”

balletLORENT‘s award-winning team who brought you Rapunzel and Snow White are back with the beloved tale Rumpelstiltskin, directed by Liv Lorent and retold by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy.

Full of action and humour this emotionally rich fairytale is set in the rural world of sheep, straw,
wool and spinning where the alchemist, Rumpelstiltskin, is an outcast until he is revealed to be “the true prince that he was.”

With a score by Doctor Who composer Murray Gold, costumes designed by Michele Clapton (Game of Thrones), and narration by actor Ben Crompton, this is dance theatre for 21st century audiences.

Performed by world-class inimitable balletLORENT dancers and a local intergenerational cast. 

Book Tickets

Luscious dance for all ages - balletLORENT are a delight.

Louise Chantal Director/CEO

Book Tickets

Director and Choreographer Liv Lorent

In collaboration with the company Scenario writer Carol Ann Duffy 

 Age guideline 7+

  • As a family show, this production is excellent
       
    Guardian on Snow White
  • It is a thing of magic and beauty
       
    Newcastle Evening Chronicle

People who bought tickets for Rumpelstiltskin also bought tickets for...

  • theatre

    A young, louche King and his three wastrel cohorts. Swept along by the indulgences and hedonism of a childhood lived in the 1960s...

    Wadham College Gardens - Various Dates & Times 2nd July - 4th August

  • music

    The Oxford Early Music Festival Keyboardists in Conflict. A candlelit harpsichord recital by Kah-Ming Ng, who will retail amusing anecdotes of Bach vs Marchan...

    Tue 24 Jul & Sun 12 Aug

  • music

    The Oxford Early Music Festival Subterfuge, scandals, and seafaring shenanigans. A riveting narrative of words and music to commemorate the 400th anniversary...

    Wed 25 Jul, Fri 3 & Wed 15 Aug

We use cookies on this website to improve how it works and how it’s used.

Accept & Continue