The Mother at EICC

EICC, 150 Morrison Street, EH3 8EE

The Mother at EICC

One ticket to The Mother at EICC; a beautiful performance based on a fantastical Hans Christian Andersen tale of the power of motherhood

About this event

Hans Christian Andersen’s fairytales aren’t just for kids – his powerful story of motherhood and unconditional love is a beautiful tale for the grownups.

See a beautiful take on the classic story of The Mother at the EICC, starring international dance superstar Natalia Osipova.

Spectacular performance:

  • One ticket
  • Based on Hans Christian Andersen’s wintry tale, The Story of a Mother, first published in 1847
  • A breathtakingly beautiful performance, combining narrative dance and drama
  • The show tells the tale of a young single mother desperately trying to save her sick child through a series of seemingly impossible tasks set by a host of fantastical creatures
  • Starring international dance superstar Natalia Osipova, principal of the Royal Ballet in London, and multi-award winning Jonathan Goddard
  • Featuring original live music by Frank Moon and Dave Price, plus choreography by Arthur Pita, whose credits include the 5-star critically acclaimed The Metamorphosis, The Little Match Girl and Salome
  • Rave reviews from theatre critics
  • Takes place at the EICC in the West End

Critics’ praise

“Osipova is regal and electric - ****” – The Guardian

“Natalia Osipova, one of the ballet’s biggest stars… dazzling audiences with her superlative technique, athleticism and bravura - ****” - Financial Times

Small print

Advance ticket collection required. itison tickets must be exchanged for show tickets at the box office from 1 hour prior to the performance.

Multiple purchases permitted.

Duration: approx. 1hr 20mins; without interval.

Seating will be allocated when itison tickets are exchanged at the box office.

Please note; latecomers may not be admitted. 

Suitable for ages; under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

Line-up is subject to change.

Wheelchair access available.

Tickets can be presented on mobile device or printed for redemption; please show your ticket on arrival. 

Ticket is non-refundable unless event is cancelled. 

Ticket is not exchangeable for cash or valid with any other offers. 

Images used for illustrative purposes only.

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  • EICC
  • 150 Morrison Street,
    EH3 8EE

The Mother at EICC