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The Lost Happy Endings Film

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Exclusively on Marquee TV from Friday 18 December. 

A Film adaptation of The Lost Happy Endings written by Carol Ann Duffy and originally directed for the stage by balletLORENT’s Artistic Director Liv Lorent (MBE). Filmed at Newcastle Theatre Royal in October 2020.

What happens when the fairytale Happy Endings are stolen? Deep in the forest lives Jub, a magical girl with six fingers on each hand. Her job is to guard the Happy Endings to stories and fairytales. But one day an otherworldly Witch steals them, and at bedtime the stories are destroyed...

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“We hope audiences who wouldn’t have found us in a theatre may discover us for the first time with our unique take on storytelling though dance theatre. And for audiences who have missed us - you will find us on a screen near you this Christmas!”

Liv Lorent, Artistic Director

Packed with spirit, adventure and glorious surprises, this fantasy family show featuring everyone’s favourite fairytale characters (Snow White; Pinocchio; Goldilocks and Cinderella to name but a few), will delight generations both old and young. Original score composed and performed by Murray Gold (Doctor Who) with set design by Neil Murray, costume design by Nasir Mazhar and narrated by Joanna Lumley. Filmed and directed for the screen by Vilte Bacliunaite and Game of Throne’s Ben Crompton.


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Main image by Neil Ferry

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cast and collaborators

See all of our talented dancers and collaborators, who’ve made The Lost Happy Endings Film the spectacular production it is.

Ben Crompton
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Benedicta Valentina Mamuini
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Carol Ann Duffy
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Debbi Purtill
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Gavin Coward
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Gwen Berwick
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James MacGillivray
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James Southward
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Joanna Lumley
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Jordaine Lincoln
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Malcolm Rippeth
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Michael Morgan
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Murray Gold
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Nasir Mazhar
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Natalie Trewinnard
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Neil Murray
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Virginia Scudeletti
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Yen-Ching Lin
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date 18th December 2020

time 11:00 am

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