Sherman Cymru

The Snow Queen

Dates

28 November - 10 January - see "Show Times" for more details

Prices

Tickets; £15/£13, Reductions: £2 off, Under 16s: £5 off, Schools: £7.50

More information

Audio Described Performance by Alastair Sill: 30 December, 7.00pm
Touch Tour by Alastair Sill: 30 December, 5.30pm
Signed Performance by Rachel Smith: 3 January, 7.00pm

Meet the Cast: 20 December, 2.00pm

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The Snow Queen

The Snow Queen rules her magical kingdom with a heart of ice and a grip as cold as steel. When shards of an enchanted mirror fly into Cei’s eye he falls under its spell. He becomes cold-hearted and the Snow Queen steals him away to her far-away land.

With Cei as her helper, The Snow Queen has a chilling plan: to freeze the hearts of all living things and rule supreme over a world of snow and ice.

Only little Gerda, Cei’s childhood friend, believes he can still be rescued and sets out on a life-changing journey to save Cei and defeat the Snow Queen.

Join Gerda as she travels on a daring adventure to save Cei, and the world, from the clutches of The Snow Queen.

This Christmas, the whole family will be swept away by Hans Christian Andersen’s most memorable and intriguing tale, in a sparkling new adaptation by internationally-acclaimed playwright Charles Way.

 

Show Times

 
November
Fri 28       7pm
Sat 29     2pm  
 
December
Tues 2   10.30am    
Wed 3   10.30am    
Thurs 4   10.30am 2pm  
Fri 5   10.30am   7pm
Sat 6     2pm  
Mon 8   10.30am    
Tues 9   10.30am 2pm  
Wed 10   10.30am    
Thurs 11   10.30am 2pm  
Fri 12   10.30am    
Sat 13       7pm
Mon 15   10.30am 2pm  
Tues 16   10.30am 2pm  
Wed 17   10.30am 2pm  
Thurs 18   10.30pm 2pm  
Fri 19   10.30pm    
Sat 20     2pm 7pm
Mon 22     2pm  
Tues 23     2pm 7pm
Wed 24     2pm  
Sat 27       7pm
Mon 29     2pm  
Tues 30     2pm 7pm
Wed 31     2pm  
 
January
Fri 2     2pm  
Sat 3     2pm 7pm
Tues 6   10.30am    
Wed 7   10.30am    
Thurs 8   10.30am 2pm  
Fri 9   10.30am    
Sat 10     2pm 7pm

 

 

Reviews

"...everything you could ask for in a family Christmas show: characters that light up the stage; a wonder-world of magic and invention and a spectacular set that carries you off, whatever your age." British Theatre Guide

"The Snow Queen has to be described as one of the greatest plays ever performed at Sherman. Sherman always endeavours to turn complex stories into easy to understanding plots and the Snow Queen is the perfect example of this. The acting was some of the best you are ever likely to see and the scenery and costumes reflected this. This is the perfect thing to see this Christmas." Hugo Sbrana-Thomas, age 11

Cast & Team

By Charles Way

Based on the original story by Hans Christian Andersen

Director: 
Anna Linstrum


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