The Story of a Star : In the twinkle of an eye! Once there was a boy and he loved stars very much. Every night he watched the stars from his bedroom window and wished he had one of his own. One day, he decided he would try to catch a star and began plotting a clever plan. This is where his adventures began.This beloved theatre adaptation has remained true to the original Oliver Jeffers picture book. We see the children join Boy on his adventures as he searches for a starry friend in this funny, gentle re-telling of a beautiful tale. 'A beautifully told, beautifully painted story,' The Guardian.
Under African Skies - (5+)
26 Jun 13 To 29 Jun 13
The Madinat Theatre proudly presents - The enormously successful production Under African Skies! After their sell out European tour and wowing audiences in Dubai 2012, the show returns to the Madinat Theatre for the second time running! Devised and directed by the Barnyard Theatre Productions, this nostalgic production will take you through the history of South African music, starting off in the 1940's and 1950's and progressing through the decade's right up until the 1990's. This energetic musical features the music of the pennywhistle and Kwela Jazz as well as hits from the late Miriam Makeba along with Paul Simon, The Manhattan Brothers, Johnny Clegg, Mango Groove and many more South African legends. Starring a 14-piece cast consisting of a 6 piece live band and 8 vocalists, this internationally show not to be missed.