Ophelia's Shadow Theatre

Age 4

32 pages

232 x 300 mm


  • Picture Book

Michael Ende, Friedrich Hechelmann

Ophelia's Shadow Theatre

Ophelia is an old lady who has spent her life working as a prompter in the theatre in the small town she lives in. One day, the theatere has to close down and Ophelia is sad and lonesome, until a shadow that no one wants comes to her looking for protection. In the course of time a lot of lonely shadows come to "Ophelia's Shadow Theatre" and she performs magic plays with them. But then suddenly a particularly dark shadow wants to join in. Its name is Death.

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