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Vox Motus | National Theatre of Scotland | Tianjin Children’s Art Theatre

Dragon is a story for adults, teenagers and children with vivid imaginations, told without words and featuring fast moving physical theatre, puppetry and original music.

Created by Vox Motus, the National Theatre of Scotland and Tianjin Children’s Art Theatre, Dragon tells the story of Tommy whose life, since the death of his mother, has gone from bad to worse. One restless night Tommy goes to the window and throws back the curtain to find himself face to face with a dragon.

Dragon was awarded Best Show for Children and Young People at UK Theatre Awards 2014.

As enthralling for adults as it was for children, it was a riveting magical experience

Sunday Mail

Recommended for 9+ years | The show is completely accessible to deaf and hard of hearing audiences.

Vox Motus
National Theatre of Scotland
Tiajin Children's Art Theatre

Oliver Emanuel Writer
Candice Edmunds and Jamie Harrison Directors
Jamie Harrison Designer
Guy Bishop and Jamie Harrison Puppet designers
Tim Phillips Music
Mark Melville Sound designer
Simon Wilkinson Lighting designer


Find out more about Vox Motus
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14-16 August 2015

  • Ross Theatre & Princes Street Gardens (Show on map)
  • 70 minutes
  • £8 - £20*

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