A vividly original retelling of Sleeping Beauty.
Deep in the wood, a lonely fairy longs for someone to bless. When she is summoned to the palace her dream turns into a nightmare and her blessing becomes a curse. Soon, she is plunged into a hundred-year quest to somehow make everything right.
Rufus Norris directs Rosalie Craig (The Ferryman) in this new musical filmed live on stage at the National Theatre.