Alice in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll
s bewitching, playful, and eccentric fairytale, has captured the world's imagination and fascinated children for over 125 years.
Now Alice, the Cheshire Cat, the Mad Hatter and the Queen of Hearts come to life as never before in this unique Balletic Modern Dance adaptation, performed by the Prague Chamber Ballet Company, that is every bit as original as the story itself. Magnificent costumes, vivid colors and imaginative sets create a Wonderland of kaleidoscopic beauty. By interweaving ballet, mime, acrobatics, and theatre with the mesmerizing music of Viktor Kalabis, flawlessly played by the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Jiri Belohlavek, this film production of Alice in Wonderland creates an unparalleled DVD presentation that will undoubtedly delight the whole family.
Winner of the Dove Foundation Family Approved Seal, a Parent's Choice Gold Award, the Coalition For Quality Children's Videos: Kids First! Endorsement, and recipient of rave reviews from newspapers such as the New York Times that noted the film is Full of blazing color, witty tableaux and intriguing special effects, Alice in Wonderland: A Dance Fantasy is not only a feast for the eyes, ears and imagination, but a perfect way to introduce children to the magical world of dance!
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Great Concept…a worthy one
--Janice Kennedy, The Ottawa Citizen…combines colorful costumes, energetic choreography, and very effective video special effects… it's more like video art, and deserves an audience, young and old.
--Video LibrarianBallet, acrobatics, mime and various film techniques flow seamlessly into the whole. Lush costuming, classical music, kaleidoscopic color, and the mesmerizing cat combine to make this a rich viewing experience for adults as well as children. Particularly recommended for dance enthusiasts.
--A Parent's Guide to the Best Children's Videos