by David Bolger
FOR EVERYONE AGED 6+
“Joyful, clever, entertaining, intricate, technically superb and with a heart of goodness, Francis Footwork is a pure and simple delight. – The Irish Times
“If it all sounds a little magical and wondrous, that’s because it is. As well as being one of the most exquisitely choreographed and beautifully produced pieces of dance theatre to be had anywhere…Joyous, uplifting, and miraculously magical, “Francis Footwork” might well have you feeling a little bit starstruck. – The Arts Review
“A magical, marvellous take on dancing to your own tune” – The Sunday Business Post
“Dancing is like dreaming with your feet.
Colonel Headbanger doesn’t like dreams as they can give people ideas.
People with ideas can be dangerous.”
Once upon a dance floor…
… in a kingdom not so far away, lived Francis Footwork.
Now Francis Footwork is no ordinary girl – she is an extraordinary dancer. When kind-hearted King Two Lefties ascends to the throne, he is tricked by trusted adviser Colonel Headbanger to rule the land with an iron fist. He wants to end all dancing. So Francis teaches him a dance lesson he will never forget!
From the company that brought you the international, award-winning hit THE WOLF AND PETER comes a magical, empowering tale from David Bolger that celebrates individuality and encourages everyone to dance their own dance.