The Wolf and PeterSligo Children's Book Festival
Prokofiev's Peter And The Wolf is one of the most well known pieces of music ever written. In this energetic new work, David Bolger has taken this timeless story of courage and imagination as inspiration, and here… the story is told through the eyes of a Wolf! Filled with dance and live music, this fun and richly theatrical production will take children and their families on a thrilling adventure to explore and discover contemporary dance and performance at its best.
Suitable for ages 6+ and their families.
★★★★★ “reassuringly traditional and startlingly modern…The Wolf and Peter is funny, imaginative, and, finally, very moving.” – The Irish Times
★★★★★ “a high end production by a top class company operating at the top of their game. Playful, funny, moving,The Wolf and Peter stirs the spirit and ignites the imagination, no matter what age you might happen to be.” –examiner.com
★★★★★ “There really is something for everyone in The Wolf And Peter, from splendid performances to stunning design, and some beautiful music.” –The Reviews Hub
ORIGINAL CAST Wojciech Grudziński, Ivonne Kalter, Conor Linehan, Jonathan Mitchell,
Emma O’Kane and Mateusz Szczerek
DIRECTION AND CHOREOGRAPHY David Bolger
COSTUME AND SET DESIGN Monica Frawley
COMPOSITION Conor Linehan
LIGHTING Sinead Mckenna
SOUND Ivan Birthistle & Vincent Doherty
HAIR AND MAKEUP Val Sherlock