"a beautifully colourful magic-realist family saga in miniature"
Joyce MacMillan THE SCOTSMAN
OLGA VOLT THE ELECTRIC FAIRY
Roll Up! Roll Up! Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, welcome to the magical and glowing world of Olga Volt The Electric Fairy!
Step inside, take a seat and brace yourselves for the brightest show on Earth!
In the setting of a traditional circus sideshow Olga Volt prepares to dazzle another audience when everything goes horribly wrong. As her act crashes to the ground she must start from the very beginning re-telling the story of her extraordinary family in order to finish the show. Told with with objects, light and shadow and with tales of falling stars, Olga Volt is a magical and highly visual show that will mesmerise and delight audiences aged 7 +
Performed and created by Shona Reppe
Co-created and Directed by Charlot Lemoine of Velo Theatre, France.
Olga Volt - The Electric Fairy toured extensively throughout Scotland as well as France, Belgium Sydney, Australia and The Barbican Theatre, London.