Page extent: 112
ISBN: 9781840020793
Binding: PaperBack

The Red Balloon

Albert Lamorisse

Translated by Anthony Clark
PaperBack (01 Nov 1999)

Anthony Clark’s award-winning adaptation of Albert Lamorisse’s Fifties French film, The Red Balloon, follows the adventures of a lonely Parisian boy and a stray balloon which befriends him. It enjoyed a successful run at the National Theatre in 1996.

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ISBN13 9781840020793
Binding PaperBack
Page Extent 112


'This is children's theatre at its best... Anthony Clark's adapation is both delightful and moving' Sunday Times

'Clark's adaptations have become justly regarded as unmissable seasonable entertainment... A wondrous children's musical guaranteed to crack the hardest of adult hearts... No neat moral yarn, but a humorous and haunting fable' Independent

'A skilful and enchanting stage version of a 1950s classic' The Times