Blessed Unrest returns to the New Ohio this holiday season with a contemporary riff on Hans Christian Andersen’s tale, tailored for the entire 21st century family (ideal for children 7 and up). More…
This story of a fearless young woman on a quest to save her friend from a frozen world devoid of feelings features the troupe’s signature physicality, magical transformations, extravagant costumes, and modern humor. 'The Snow Queen' remains faithful to Andersen’s wild tale, presenting the title character as a metaphor for the cool allure of modern technology – the force that alters most present-day interpersonal interactions.
See it if You like myths and folklore, physical theater, old stories retold, imaginative movement and staging.
Don't see it if You think this is children's theater. (It's not.)
See it if you enjoy whimsical productions, joyful movement and quest stories.
Don't see it if you think children's theatre is just for kids.
See it if Experimental, physical theater with well done stage design to go with some great acting and movement.
Don't see it if You don't like timeless tales seen in a ew, vibrant way.
See it if you love fairy tales, the hero's journey, inventive staging and clever character work
Don't see it if young children in the audience will annoy you, or if you get frustrated with expressionistic snowflake dancing