- His Dark Materials - Part One
Part one of two.
"Based on the trilogy of novels by Philip Pullman Adapted by Nicholas Wright - voted third in the BBC's Big Read, and winner of the Whitbread Prize and the Carnegie Medal.
It is a tale of extraordinary imagination, where Will and Lyra are on a quest through the Land of the Dead to the Republic of Heaven but must overcome perilous challenges - amongst them rebellious angels, soul-eating spectres, child-catching gobblers, witch-clans and armoured Arctic bears. The play is presented in two parts"
The first part of the trilogy "Northern Lights" was the basis for the film "The Golden Compass" in 2007.