Adie Mueller and Mike Carter

When Nathaniel, a student, is visited by a mysterious dread figure from the past and falls in love with a woman who isn’t all she seems, nobody can prevent his life from spiralling out of control. Haunted by terrifying childhood memories, Nathaniel is convinced that the Sandman is back to take his eyes and destroy his life… This compelling and visceral reimagining of ETA Hoffmann’s gothic story The Sandman for a solo performer fuses high energy storytelling, expressive physicality and puppetry to immerse you in a thrilling nightmare world. ‘An incredibly sinister and successful show’ (

★ ★ ★ ★ ‘Deeply impressive, scary and mesmerising’ – Student Newspaper

  • Dates & Times

    17th Aug 2017 - 28th Aug 2017
    4:20 pm
    1h 10m
  • Location

    ZOO 140 Pleasance
    EH8 9RR
  • pricing

    £10 (£8)
  • Suitability

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