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Brantwood Outdoor Theatre “The Emperor’s New Clothes” by Hans Christian Andersen,

Based on the classic Hans Christian Andersen story, Illyria first performed this show in 2000 when it was Critic's choice at the Edinburgh Fringe festival and attracted multiple 5-star reviews on a sellout UK tour. The Emperor is a lovely man, but he’s not the best judge of character, and is often surrounded by idiots. What keeps him sane is the monthly Grand Parade at which he wears his newest outfit. When two swindlers spin a yarn and...

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When: 22nd August 2017 - 22nd October 2015, gates open 6pm for 7pm

Where: Brantwood Outdoor Theatre

Cost: Tickets £11.50/£8.50


Contact: Brantwood Outdoor Theatre on or via telephone: 015394 41396.

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