Wednesday, April 23, 2008
COUNT KARLSTEIN by Philip Pullman, Performed by Jo Thurley and a Full Cast
This early story from the author of the GOLDEN COMPASS, shows his imaginative delight in quirky, gothic wonders. A nineteenth century Swiss castle is home to Count Karlstein who threatens his two young English wards. Jo Thurley, headlines this superb full-cast production but all the actors give pitch-perfect efforts offering countless, improbable characters. For children ages 8+ running time 5.5 hours
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