Lincs’ legends inspire show

A PRODUCTION of poetic drama inspired by Lincolnshire’s legends and landscapes will get the entertainment at The Embassy Theatre in Skegness underway this weekend.

Golden Fables 2012 is a poetic multimedia drama commissioned by cultural solutions UK for the cultural Olympiad, which in this production is inspired by Lincolnshire’s myths and legends and by the themes associated with rural life in 21st century Britain.

Golden Fables fuses words from Archbishop Desmond Tutu with specially written Fables by poets including Ian McMillan, Gillian Clarke, Liz Lochhead and Joel Stickley set to music by Gabriel Prokofiev, Tim Dalling and Luke Carver Goss.

“The family-friendly production is brought to life by the 90-strong Choir,Invisible - The Desmond and Leah Tutu Peace Choir, alongside actors, images and live music,” said a spokesperson.

“It is produced by Lincoln-based cultural solutions UK and has been funded by Legacy Trust UK; creating a lasting impact from the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games by funding ideas and local talent to inspire creativity across the UK.”

Tickets for this event can be purchased from the Embassy Theatre box office on Grand Parade, Skegness. Alternatively go to www.embassytheatre.co.uk or phone 0845 674 0505.

Tickets cost £5 for adults and £3 for children. The production will take place on Sunday, July 1 at 2pm.