Marvellous Imaginary Menagerie
Are you brave enough to get onboard?
Are you ready to face your fears?
Then come and experience Les Enfants Terribles’ Marvellous Imaginary Menagerie!
From the makers of The Terrible Infants and The Vaudevillains comes an outdoor spectacle like no other. Packed with circus, puppets, dance, music and magic; our professional charlatans will regale you with tales of wit, virtue and courage, all loosely based upon Aesop’s fables.
About Les Enfants Terribles
“Razor sharp theatre group Les Enfants Terribles” (THE TELEGRAPH) are dedicated to creating original, innovative and exciting theatre that challenges, inspires and entertains. We are constantly pushing ourselves to explore and develop new techniques and methods to tell stories whilst at the heart of our work always remaining accessible to our audience and ever growing fan-base. Set up by Oliver Lansley and co run by James Seager, the company has over 10 years of experience and have toured the World. Lansley is a published play write. Key collaborators include experienced director Emma Earle and award winning Designer Sam Wyer.
Written by Oliver Lansley & Anthony Spargo
Directed by Emma Earle, Oliver Lansley, & James Seager
Designed by Sam Wyer & Jo Scotcher
Music by Tom Gisby Production Manager Ian Moore
Lighting Operator / SM Beth Willaims, Nicola Hill, Alex Johnson, Al Orange, Fiona Porritt, Kieran McGuire
Costumes by Grace Nicholas Costume Assistant Sarah Mercade
Assistant Director Jess Edwards
Assistant Puppet makers Caroline Bowman, Daisy Beattie, Zosia Stella Sawicka
Prop maker / Scenic Painter Jonathan Van Beek, Peter Arnold
Set reconstruction Foxglove
Funding, commissioning and partner credits:
Commissioned by Without Walls and Greenwich + Docklands International Festival.