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Little Mermaid, The

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About the Show Less...

Everyone's favourite watery fairytale is given a revolutionary, aerial twist. Read More >

The Little MermaidSphinx theatre presents Pam Gems’s new adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic fairytale, but with an exciting acrobatic aerial twist. Sphinx digs deep into the heart of the myth about a mermaid who wonders what it is like on the surface, to reveal more about her disempowerment at the loss of her voice.

Suitable for ages 8 and over.


Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 17/10/2005

Closing Night: 19/10/2005

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Cast & Creative


Director - Sue Parrish

Producer - Sphinx

Designer - Liz Cooke

Choreographer - Dominic Leclerc

Lighting Designer - Chris Davey

Author - Pam Gems from Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale

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