The Little Prince

The New Stage

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580 Kč720 Kč Buy tickets
320 Kč420 Kč Buy tickets
580 Kč720 Kč Buy tickets
580 Kč720 Kč Buy tickets

Who has not read The Little Prince, one of the best-known stories of global modern literature? The author and aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s novella, first published in 1943 and ranking among the 50 best-selling books in the world, is far more than just a fairy tale. Even though generally classified as literature for children, The Little Prince yields a parable that has become especially popular among adult readers. The simple tale juxtaposes the current world, which is driven by the endeavour to control nature, the dominance of technology, materialism and selfishness, with the pure view of a boy. The young hero finds sense in other things – friendship and love. He discovers them during his wanderings across seven planets, with the children’s universe clashing with that of the grown-ups.

Our production combines the multi-screen technique with live acting, dance, music, song, and film projections. The tale lacks nothing of that which the audience expects: the terrestrial desert and the pilot, the inhabitants of the seven planets: the King, the Vain Man, the Drunkard, the Businessman, the Lamplighter, the Geographer or the Rose. Yet it goes without saying that the original theatre production harbours numerous surprises!

Recommended for audience 12+

Approximate running time, including intermission: 1 hour, 50 minutes, one 20-minute intermission.
The performance uses in German and English subtitles.

Venue info

The New Stage

Národní 4
Praha 1