A dark and magical fairytale musicalCelebrate Christmas at the National Theatre with a vividly imaginative retelling of Sleeping Beauty, as new musical Hex returns to the South Bank venue this winter.
Travel deep into the woods, where a lonely fairy wishes for someone to bless. Her dream comes true when she is summoned to the palace to help the princess sleep… but it quickly turns into a nightmare, with a curse placed on the land. Frantic to make everything right, the fairy embarks on a hundred year journey to bring about a happily ever after.
Rufus Norris (Small Island; wonder.land) directs this spellbinding new musical based on classic fairytales, developed from his and Katrina Lindsay’s original concept. The Hex musical features music by Jim Fortune, a book by Tanya Ronder, lyrics by Norris, designs by Katrina Lindsay and choreography by Jade Hackett.
Casting for Hex in London is to be confirmed.
This colourful new show is full of heart, magic and mischief, making Hex musical tickets the perfect gift this festive season!
Running time: 2 hours 30 minutes (including an interval)
Age recommendation: Best for age 8+