The Steadfast Tin Soldier
Written and directed by Mary Zimmerman
From the story by Hans Christian Andersen
Produced by Lookingglass Theatre Company
Livestreams and video on demand December 1–27, 2020
Running time: approximately 1 hour
Gather your household together to experience Mary Zimmerman’s (Metamorphoses, The Arabian Nights) extravagant and exhilarating spectacle inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s The Steadfast Tin Soldier. The unlikely adventure of a little tin soldier, brimming with love and unblinking bravery, is infused with Zimmerman’s dazzling blend of storytelling through image and movement, accompanied by musicians.
The Chicago Tribune calls the show “★★★★ A treat for all ages! It’s transformational, truly. Barely more than an hour long, this major new work is one holiday experience you don’t want to miss.” Stream this beloved holiday tradition in your home this December!
Official trailer: The Steadfast Tin Soldier
Get a peek at Lookingglass Theatre Company’s critically acclaimed production of Mary Zimmerman’s holiday treat!