Find yourself transported from Cambridge to ancient Persia via this enchanting production of the classic Arabian Nights. After being driven mad by his first wife's infidelity, a king brands all women unfaithful. He takes a new bride every night and has each one executed the following day -- until he meets Shahrazad, who enchants him with magical tales spanning the globe, winning his love and respect in the process. This co-production between The Nora Theatre Company and Underground Railway Theater is based on the collection of folk tales One Thousand and One Nights and adapted by Dominic Cooke for a show rich in suspense, romance and humor -- and designed for the entire family to enjoy.
This show’s running time is approximately two hours and 30 minutes with one intermission.
The show is recommended for children ages 6 and older.