Twins Danielle and Nichole Bird have been cast in the leading roles of the New Vic’s upcoming Christmas show, an adaptation of Mark Twain’s ‘The Prince and the Pauper’.
Classic stories, spectacular adventures and lots of fun are the hallmarks of a New Vic Christmas show, and this year will be no exception! Bringing together the same creative team who brought to life our adaptations of The Borrowers, Treasure Island and the UK Theatre Award-winning The Snow Queen, this year the New Vic brings to life another classic adventure story in our stunning trademark style!
Prepare for a tale full of heart, filled with imaginative storytelling, live music, humour, puppetry and festive magic. Be enchanted by thia story of a chance meeting between two people, which might just change their lives….and the lives of everyone around them.
Adapted and directed by Theresa Heskins, the production will also star David Ahmad, Kieran Buckeridge, Gareth Cassidy, Matthew Ganley, Elliot Gooch, Jasmin Hinds, Sufia Manya, Faz Shah, Tom Richardson, Margit van der Zwan and Joss Wyre.
‘The Prince and the Pauper’ will run at the New Vic from 16th November 2019 to 25th January 2020.