Cinderella Fancast / Racebend
Lupita Nyong’o as Cinderella
Laverne Cox as the Fairy Godmother
Rinko Kikuchi as the Prince(ss)
One year ago today was my first experience with Sleep No More, and to say that it changed the way I feel about theatre is a vast understatement. One year ago, I thought about turning back as I wandered an unsettling labyrinth, then never thought about turning back again once I smelled the air of the Manderley. One year ago, I lost myself to instinct, became someone else, someone free to wander as she will. One year ago, Hecate gave me her ring, a talisman I kept on my person at all times for months afterwards, and I may have fallen a little in love. And in just a few months, I’m going back. I can’t even express how excited I am.
When the swallows come back to Capistrano…