The Tempest in a Teacup
Fairies, monsters, shipwrecks and romance on a magical island. What more could anyone want?
Shakespeare’s final masterpiece recreated for adults and children by the enigmatic John Brolly.
Umbrella Arts’ new reworking of The Tempest is a fairy tale suitable for the whole family. The old wizard Prospero reminisces about his adventures when he was marooned on an enchanted island with his daughter, Miranda and a mischievous sprite, Ariel. As he relives magical times creating storms and shipwrecks to play tricks on his enemies, he reveals he has finally learned about the true power of love and forgiveness.
‘Be not afeard; the isle is full of noises…’