"A winningly ingenious adaptation of a literary classic and an admirable example of that most difficult of genres, young people's theatre"
The Daily Telegraph
A contemporary staging of Voltaire's classic story, set in the bright world of the modern shopping centre and developed with groups of young people from the cities visited.
Performed in Edinburgh (Fruitmarket and Royal Lyceum), Inverness (Eden Court), Aberdeen (Lemon Tree), Newcastle (Northern Stage).
Direction: Graham Eatough
Text: David Greig
Design: Ian Scott
Music: Nick Powell
Performers: Paul Blair, Grant Smeaton, Colin McCredie, Lucy McLellan, Jill Riddiford and young people from the cities visited
Musicians: Nick Powell, Lucy Wilkins, Colin Morrison
Image: Colin McCredie and Lucy McLellan in Candide 2000 | Photo © Kevin Low