Monday 18th – Saturday 23rd February
7:30 with matinees at 2:30 on Thurs 21st & Sat 23rd Feb
An enchanting, brutal vampire myth and coming-of-age love story adapted from the best-selling novel and award-winning film.
Oskar is a bullied, lonely teenage boy living with his mother on a housing estate at the edge of town when a spate of sinister killings rock the neighbourhood.
Eli is the young girl who has just moved in next door. She doesn’t go to school and never leaves the flat by day.
Sensing in each other a kindred spirit, the two become devoted friends.
What Oskar doesn’t know is that Eli has been a teenager for a very long time.
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“It is this sensual, innocent, exploratory relationship that defines this beguiling stage adaptation […] a characteristically polished and poetic piece of work.” – The Guardian