|A well known and much loved children's story.|
Direct from a sell-out season in Paris, comes one of the world’s most loved stories transformed into an extraordinary live event.
“What is essential is invisible to the eye, It is only with the heart that one can truly see”
Oh my, it was truly breath-taking, and a contemporary adaptation of the classic 1945 French novella and a stunning spectacular of circus, dance, aerial acrobatics and ground-breaking video mapping technology. Digital light displays depicted travelling through space and strange new plants.
Another reviewer stated: The highly immersive, grand-scale performance, based on Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s much loved 1943 children’s book, brings to life the cosmic world of an aviator lost in the desert who meets the Little Prince on his journey from one planet to another in search of a sheep. An omnipresent narrator accompanies the Little Prince as he meets many magnificent characters who communicate harmoniously through dance, gesture and movement.
Inspired by my evening out at the theatre, and the questions my sister and her family asked about the story, I have done some further research about Antoine de Saint-Exupéry and his flying history, which I will post next week. But for now, I'll leave you with this little clip I found....