Teens in a Coquitlam theatre company will update an old fairytale with live performances in August.
Starting next weekend, Place des Arts’ Summer Theatre Troupe will reimagine the classic Grimm Brothers' story The Devil with the Three Golden Hairs as Youthless: It’s a bit Grimm.
Directed by Molly Beatrice with design production by Hannah Abbott, the 50-minute play will be mounted outside at Heritage Square by Place des Arts (1120 Brunette Ave.) and other locations.
The cast is made up of:
- Indah Del Bianco as Devil
- Sarah van Gaalen as Mother Hen
- Jaitan Malhotra as Toad
- Nicolas Reis as Cool Wolf
- Briana Ho as Clumsy Wolf
- Queenie Sun as Mouse
- Antalya Kabani as Woodcutter
- Naomi Tariku as Fox
They were mentored by playwright and director Amiel Gladstone and Alan Brodie, a design director who teaches lighting and drafting at Langara College’s Studio 58.
Youthless: It’s a bit Grimm runs on:
- Saturday, Aug. 7, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.
- Tuesday, Aug. 10, 4:15 p.m., 5:45 p.m. and 8 p.m.
- Wednesday, Aug. 11, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.
- Thursday, Aug. 12, 4:15 p.m., 5:45 p.m. and 8 p.m.
- Friday, Aug. 13, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.
As the show has mature themes, parental guidance is recommended.
There is no cost for entry; however, registration is required via Eventbrite.ca.