Film

Wise Children

Director
Emma Rice
Certificate
15
Running Time
153 mins

Emma Rice‘s theatrical spectacle comes to cinemas in the form of this HD recording of a performance at York Theatre Royal.

Angela Carter’s final novel, published in 1991, centres on twin showgirls who form part of a theatrical dynasty. In Rice’s hands it becomes a much-acclaimed all-singing, all-dancing slice of pure entertainment.

By robin askew, Monday, Sep 16 2019

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