Friday, 16 December 2011

Magic Shadow-Show


"For in and out, above, about, below,
'Tis nothing but a Magic Shadow-show,
Play'd in a Box whose Candle is the Sun,
Round which we Phantom Figures come and go."
(The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam)

Photo: ©Profoundly Superficial Taken at the dress rehearsal of the Dutch National Ballet's production of Nutcracker. Click to enlarge.

2 comments:

directeur Isidoor said...

with the dancing CATS!

Susan said...

The stuff of childhood fantasy... as opposed to the 'magic theatre for madmen only'.