Oriental Fairy Tales: Wild Zebra (Ballet with Orchestra)
  • Edinburgh Fringe

Wild Zebra is a fantasy ballet with symphony orchestra accompaniment showcasing the accomplishments of a troupe of young Chinese performers (8-12 years). It was created by Zhang Jigang, deputy director and choreographer of the 2008 Beijing Olympic opening and closing ceremonies. In order to gain immortality, Black Bear Queen needs a cloak made from wild zebra hides. To enable her beloved Wild Zebra to escape, Zebra Girl sacrifices her life. As the drama builds to a crescendo, the wild beasts howl in accompaniment. Children will receive a small gift from China!