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The Snow Queen review — a wonderful mix of high camp and Scottish myth

The Times/The Sunday Times 27 Nov 2023
While Hans Christian Andersen’s chill fairytale is the starting point for this year’s festive offering from the Lyceum, the adaptation by the playwright Morna Young makes room for everything from Scottish myths and folk tales to high camp ...

The Snow Queen review – flurry of fun needs more sense of adventure

The Guardian 23 Nov 2023
Polka theatre, London Working best as an origin story, this new adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s fairytale is poignant but lacks danger Why is Hans Christian Andersen’s Snow Queen so cold? It’s not a ...

Frozen 4 In the Works at Disney

The Escapist 17 Nov 2023
Frozen 3 and 4 Are on Their Way ... “But I don’t have much to say about those films right now ... Related. Disney’s Animated Movies Need a Total Reboot ... Starting in 2013 with the release of Frozen, Disney’s adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen fairytale The Snow Queen has skyrocketed to be one of the studio’s most lucrative properties.

What's coming to town this holiday season

Mountain View Voice 17 Nov 2023
Snow Queen Bayer Ballet Company presents its annual production of a two-act ballet inspired by a Hans Christian Andersen fairytale about a girl who travels through magical lands to rescue her brother from the Snow Queen.

Backstairs Billy review: Imagine the Queen Mum caught in a surprisingly saucy Carry On Clarence...

The Daily Mail 10 Nov 2023
Rating. ... How wrong I was ... Hopelessly devoted ... READ MORE ... ... Librarian Heather Edwards reads a vintage Fairytales book by Hans Christian Andersen next to a dragon created by fantasy artist Anne Stokes, ahead of Fantasy ... The exhibition includes rare beautifully illustrated books of classic fairy tales by the Brothers Grimm and Hans Christian Andersen ... .

It’s ahead of you! 25 festive UK shows to book for Christmas

The Observer 02 Nov 2023
A Fairytale ... She takes on Hans Christian Andersen’s much-loved tale of chills and thrills ... Nick Lane’s fairytale relocations are always spirited and full of local flavour ... Morna Young’s new version of Hans Christian Andersen’s frozen fairytale promises an Edinburgh heroine, some spirited songs and a pink unicorn.

Why Sofia Coppola Exited The Little Mermaid Before The Recent Disney Reboot

Cinema Blend 26 Oct 2023
Sitting down to chat with Rolling Stone, Sofia opened up about her brief involvement with an adaption of the Hans Christian Andersen fairytale for Universal Pictures ... The Little Mermaid might be a beloved classic fairytale, but the On the Rocks director clearly felt that her creative instincts were out of sync with the project’s direction ... .

'Peter Pan' Is Actually Based on This Dark True Story

Collider 15 Oct 2023
It’s no secret that the original Little Mermaid fairytale by Hans Christian Andersen didn’t exactly end in a ...

A sting in the tale: weaving with nettles helped turn grief into joy

The Observer 01 Oct 2023
What if I was out and I ripped my clothing,” he tells me ... She was amazing ... When a Nettles for Textiles Facebook member told him about Hans Christian Andersen’s fairytale The Wild Swans, this parable of endurance spurred him on ... “The girl in the story became a sort of muse, but the fairytale was really useful on a practical level, too,” says Allan ... .

‘The Changeling’: This Is What Happens When a TV Show Is Too Full of Itself

The Daily Beast 07 Sep 2023
The series functions like a fairytale, dusting off the lessons from old children’s books intended to teach kids the distinction between right and wrong, choice and restraint ... Based on the 2017 novel by Victor LaValle, the show is an exceedingly dark and macabre twist on a fairytale love story—more Hans Christian Andersen (and, at times, H.P.

The fashionable riviera the Danes want to keep to themselves

The Times/The Sunday Times 04 Aug 2023
It seems to be a local ritual as others follow suit (sans suits) ... A room at Liseleje Badehotel ... To the west (a 15-minute drive from Liseleje) is the coastal village of Kikhavn, which feels like a set designed by Hans Christian Andersen — more thatched cottages with fairytale windows and a stall selling lavender posies and beaded bracelets ... ALAMY ... .

15 destinations that will keep their cool this summer

The Times/The Sunday Times 21 Jul 2023
If there were ever a moment to discover cooler alternatives, this is it ... MuMa gallery in Le Havre. ALAMY. 1. Swap the Amalfi coast for Brittany ... 21C ... ALAMY. 2 ... 19C ... Efteling’s 180-acre site is a high-tech dreamland rooted in the innocence of Brothers Grimm and Hans Christian Andersen folk tales. Animatronic trolls gurn in the Sprookjesbos (fairytale forest).


Dawn 11 Jun 2023
The original fairytale from Hans Christian Andersen is a depressing tale of a mermaid that falls in love with a human ... The new version lacks a crucial element that made the original work ... Clements and Musker managed to change the Hans Christian Andersen fable into a classic, contemporary children’s story three decades back, so it’s not impossible ... .

Sintra city guide: your weekend break sorted

The Times/The Sunday Times 05 Jun 2023
Don’t be fooled by its modest size ... The Unesco-listed cultural landscape of domes and turrets seems to be straight out of a fairytale — no wonder it has fired the imaginations of literary luminaries from Hans Christian Andersen to Byron. Deserving of far more than a day trip from Lisbon, 20 miles away, Sintra is even more magical at the day’s end ... .

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