When you arrive at the Blue Elephant Theatre, a trail of confetti butterflies leads you upstairs to the café and bar. I was so entranced by following these butterflies that I completely missed the box office on the way in. For the record, it’s on the left at the first turning off the stairs. Upstairs, the café has beautiful Chinese lanterns hanging from the ceiling and on the day I went, the staff were all in butterfly-themed shirts. So basically a butterfly-palooza, which is generally a good start to things.Read on for more over at Everything Theatre.
I reviewed The Butterfly Lovers, a retelling of the Chinese legend of Zhu and Liang, for Everything Theatre: