"I think its a magical garden, I love it" Alice, aged 9
Cornish award winning open-air theatre company
Miracle launch their summer season at Trebah Amphitheatre on Thursday 16th and Friday 17th with "Life's a Dream". Trebah Amphitheatre has proven itself to be
Based on Calderons greatest play, La
Vida Es Sueño, Lifes a Dream is regarded as the jewel in the
At its heart Lifes a Dream is very modern and existential explained Bill (Miracle's Director), ...but the story is packed with action, drama and passion and has a generous seam of comedy running through it. Weve assembled a fantastic cast for the summer; Hannah Stephens, Catherine Lake and Ben Kernow will showcase their talents in both shows and are joined in Lifes a Dream by Tom Adams, Steve Jacobs and performing with the company for the first time, Richard Hainsworth.
has gained a reputation for producing comical, highly entertaining and thought-provoking
shows suitable for anyone and everyone. With over 37 years of touring, their
outdoor productions have become a must do summer activity for
The joy of open-air performance is that every night is different and it really is an etiquette-free zone: you can sit where you want, eat what you want, wear whatever you like says Bill Plus, each setting is transformed as night falls; the actors can never be sure what to expect and must be ready to respond to a dramatic moonrise, a sudden shower or a wild animal trying to get in on the act. For players and audience this is a genuinely unique and shared experience.
"Life's a Dream" is at Trebah on the 16 and 17 of June, performances start at 7.30pm and audiences are advised to arrive at the venue 30 minutes before the show begins to allow time to walk to the Amphitheatre. Miracle will return to the Amphitheatre on 2 and 3 of September with "The Magnificent Three" a rootin tootin toe tappin comedy western!