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"The Selfish Giant" Online Performance for Families this December

The Wilde Garden Adventure present THE SELFISH GIANT by Oscar Wilde this December in collaboration with the Linenhall Arts Centre. An online performance for families, the show will be available for families to view via the Linenhall Arts Centre's Youtube Channel on from 9am to 9pm on Saturday 12 December, and from 9am on Saturday 26 December to 9pm on Monday 28 December.

Every afternoon, as they were coming from school, the children used to go and play in the Giant’s garden. It was a large lovely garden, with soft green grass…

The Selfish Giant, is Oscar Wilde’s delightful exploration of selfishness, love and redemption. This new production adapted for online viewing is devised and performed by Michael James Ford and Bairbre Ní Chaoimh. Featuring puppets created by master puppeteer, Martin Cahill, and music arranged and performed by Philip Dodd, tune in for an enchanting fairytale in which a grumpy giant is transformed through his friendship with children.

…bittersweet and delightfully witty…Michael James Ford has an enchanting style of storytelling that leaves the audience hanging on his every word. Sunday Tribune

...a virtuoso performance...hugely appealing... a tonic for our times.. Irish Independent

Duration: 14 minutes

Suitable for Audiences: 6yrs+

Available to Linenhall Arts Centre audiences Free of Charge this Christmas via the Linenhall Arts Centre's YouTube Channel

Saturday 12 December 9:00am-9:00pm, and

Saturday 26 December 9:00am – Monday 28 December 9:00pm


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