What to expect from Angela Carter's Magic Toyshop
Posted on: 06 May 2014
With Invisible Ink's stage adaptation of Angela Carter's The Magic Toyshop opening this Wednesday, we thought we'd share some brilliant rehearsal shots, taken by Kirsten McTernan.
Sure to be a visually striking play, this sinister, sexual fairy tale of transformations tells the story of Melanie, a young girl who is forced to leave her comfortable rural home to live with relatives she has never met. There’s Aunt Margaret, mute since her wedding day, musical Francie and volatile Finn who kisses Melanie for the first time. Brooding over it all is Uncle Phillip who loves only the puppets he creates in his workshop…
The Magic Toyshop runs Wed 7 - Sat 17 May. If you like what you see, follow the link below to book your ticket now!