What's On

MERMAID

Based on the book by Hans Christian Andersen

Information

*****
From the ebb and flow of the narrative, moments of dark enchantment stream to the surface ... heartbreakingly beautiful.

Times

*****
It's hard to express just how gorgeous, how poignant and how downright radical it is.

Herald

****
The latest work by Shared Experience is wonderfully atmospheric and they craft a rich visual feast.

What's On Stage

****
This poetic stage adaptation is as profoundly deep as the ocean itself ... as a piece of theatre it works swimmingly well.

Public Reviews

A beautifully choreographed, innovative and unsettling interpretation of Hans Christian Andersen's most famous tale.

The Stage

****
Sheer visual beauty.

Scotsman

Mermaid is mind-blowing: it's a beautiful, haunting and incredible piece of theatre.

A Younger Theatre

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Photographer Robert Day

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Click here to read Apprentice Director Laura Farnworth's blog entry about Shared Experience's recent research & development process on Mermaid.
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