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Matthew Bourne’s Edward Scissorhands

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About the Show Less...

A magical adaptation of the classic Tim Burton motion picture. Read More >

Edward Scissorhands is the story of a boy created by an eccentric inventor who dies leaving him alone and unfinished. Left with only scissors for hands, Edward must find his place in a strange new suburban world where the well meaning community struggle to see past his strange appearance to the innocence and gentleness within.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 03/12/2007

Closing Night: 17/01/2008

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Cast & Creative


Director - Matthew Bourne

Producer - Matthew Bourne and New Adventures

Choreographer - Matthew Bourne

About Sadler’s Wells

Rosebery Avenue, London EC1R 4TN

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