The Robber Bridegroom: A Grimm Fairy Tale
Playwrights: The Brothers Grimm, adapted by Andrew G. Cooper
An impoverished miller seeks a better life for his only daughter by arranging her marriage to a wealthy stranger. She wants to help her family, but something wicked lurks in the woods where her bridegroom lives... Chimera Theatre brings back their dark adaptation of this classic Brothers Grimm fairy tale through puppetry and physical theatre.
“The Robber Bridegroom took what was already an eerie fairy tale to a new level … and had even skeptical audience members on the edge of their seats and scared.” —Kamloops This Week
“This is a show for you.” —The YYScene
The Saturday, September 14 performance will be live described by VocalEye for patrons with low vision.
Intense / Poetic / Shocking / 14+ / Violent Content / 60 minutes
This show is created by an underrepresented Artist.
The director/adapter and two of the performers are LGBTQ2+ and one of the performers is Métis.