Ever wondered what else happened to Sleeping Beauty when she finally woke up in the 21st century? Alan Ayckbourn provides the answer with this alternative seasonal fare in the musical Awaking Beauty.
"Imagine a fairytale world meeting a saucy seaside postcard and you have something of the flavor of Alan Ayckbourn's 72nd play."The Guardian
"It had me appreciating some wry lyrics, chucking at some mischievous moments, and humming Denis King's larky tunes."The Tunes
"Age has not withered [Ayckbourn's] capacity to innovate... here he brings a boldly experimental eye as well as a musical ear and an archly modern and adult sensibility to the evergreen tale of Sleeping Beauty... spry, knowing lyrics with potent music by Denis King."The Daily Telegraph