balletLORENT – The Lost Happy Endings

Grab balletLORENT Tickets to See the Original Fairytale – The Lost Happy Endings

Watch The Lost Happy Endings by balletLORENT, one of the top contemporary dance companies in the UK. Based in Newcastle upon Tyne, it frequently tours the country, showcasing a striking range of visually brilliant productions that appeal to people from all walks of life. One such show is The Lost Happy Endings; the tale of a six-fingered girl with the task of saving every happy ending in stories and fairytales. The story, an original work by Carol Ann Duffy, is the full adventure and storytelling package for both old and young. Get your balletLORENT tickets today to watch this masterpiece.

Hits and Awards

Artistic Director Liv Lorent (MBE) founded balletLORENT in 1993. Over the years, it has since won acclaim with its attractive productions and perfect delivery. The company tours both nationally and internationally and achieves high praise for its work. Love Struck, The Night Ball, Underneath The Floorboards, Sweat & Tears, Designer Body, Angelmoth, la nuit intime, The Ball and Strange Glitter are some of its smash-hit productions.

The company has won several awards such as A Herald Angel Award LUXURIA 2006, the Arts Foundation Choreography Award, the Jerwood Choreography Award 2001, Fantastic for Families Audience Choice Award for Rumpelstiltskin, Performance of the Year for Rapunzel, Finalist for Families Audience Choice Award for Rumpelstiltskin, and Finalist for Best Independent Company at the Critic’s Circle National Dance Awards 2019.

balletLORENT’s artistic programme created a trilogy of fairytales – Rapunzel, Snow White and Rumpelstiltskin. The creative minds behind them were Director Liv Lorent and Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy. Following their success, Caron Ann Duffy created this original fairytale, taking the theatre scene by storm. Adding to the show’s creative elements is multiple BAFTA Award-nominee Murray Gold of Doctor Who. He oversees the show’s score. Be part of this mesmerising show by booking your balletLORENT tickets as long stocks last!

A Fairytale to Save All Fairytales

What happens when you fail to find a happy ending to stories? balletLORENT’s The Lost Happy Endings is a story that deals with this problem. One day, a witch steals all the happy endings from bedtime stories, threatening to destroy every fairy tale ever told. Jub, a young girl and the keeper of the happy endings, has the task of recovering them to ensure that children everywhere do not cry themselves to sleep. But will she succeed? To find out, join this fresh new look at fairytales with balletLORENT tickets.


Know Before You Go

Show Details

Opening: 10 Apr 2020
End: 11 Apr 2020

Show Timings

Fri & Sat
3:00 PM
11:00 AM

Leading Roles
To be announced

Muray Gold

Written By
Carol Ann Duffy

Narrated By
Joanna Lumley

Additional Info

1 hr 40 mins with a 20-min interval

To be confirmed

Available Facilities
Theatre Bar
Assistive Hearing System

Sadler Wells Theatre has a seating capacity of 1505

Dress Code
Smart and casual wear is recommended. Keep in mind, the theater is air conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly

Strict Cancellation Policy

This ticket cannot be cancelled or refunded.

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