Based on Brd. Grimm’s Adventures of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and Oscar Wilde’s The Image of Dorian Gray, the performance asks what beauty is to you. Dwarfs play dwarfs, other authentic persons play the basic characters in the famous adventure used as a skeleton for new stories. All contributors tell about their own lives. The personal statements are put in perspective in the well-known story. The motif from Oscar Wilde’s novel forms the ending of the adventure of beauty as an enchantment and a curse.
The Picture of Snow White unfolds as a multi-dimensional course of stage action in dialogue with the venue’s architectural possibilities. The 21 scenes are enhanced by the many layers of the sound score. A dynamic composition of music, song, sound and speech.