Street Theatre Alchemists
Epico The Dragon & the Magical Fairy Queen and his Dragon Master and Comrade Aurelious Jones
Puppetry and Animatronics, Storytelling, Walkabout Characters, Promotional Characters
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Epico the Dragon & The Fairy Queen with their friend Aurelious
Entertainers in West Midlands
Members of Equity

Epico the Dragon is a colourful & spectacular 5m Animatronic Dragon and Aurelious Jones his Treasure Hunting & adventure seeking companion, available for 3x 20 min shows or 3 x 20 min localised walkabouts.

Adventurer, Showman & Ladies man Sir Aurelious Jones invites children & adults to his most marvellous travelling spectacular. “The Legendary Taming of Epico the Magnificent, the last known Dragon in existence. Or a tale of bravery and daring-do!”
~ The Show ~

Epico Teaser from street theatre alchemists on Vimeo.

Sir Aurelious Jones gathers a crowd. A golden child chosen by the fates for their courageous heart is selected from the audience. Having passed three tests and won the Golden Breastplate they accompany Sir Aurelious on a Heroes Journey, leaving the ordinary world behind them as they re-enact the Quest to find, and tame, The Beast! In the Dragons Lair the child must rescue Sir Aurelious from certain death and teach him how to become friends with the Dragon. With the cosmic balance restored, the child is Knighted before leaving the heroic world transformed. At the end of the show there will be a once in a lifetime opportunity for all to get up close and personal with biggest, brightest & most beautiful creature ever seen. You could make friends... but only if you dare!
~ The Walkabout ~
Epico the Dragon is a colourful & spectacular 5m Animatronic Dragon (with onboard sound & smoke systems) and Sir Aurelious his adventurer companion perform a localised walkabout. Their fractious relationship is performed in a broad comic style throughout with petting moments aplenty.
*** Introducing for 2013 ***
Aurelious Jones and the Fairy Queen
Fairy Queen a magical experience for oneBetween shows with Epico you will see pushing a wooden cart through the crowd, Sir Aurelious Jones as he brings smiles, laughter and the chance for the brave to witness true magic! Aboard the cart stands a small tent which hides a secret. No less than the last surviving Fairy Queen! Sir Aurelious & the Fairy Queen by Creature Encounter based in West MidlandsAurelious will invite those inquisitive souls to step forward, peer inside the tent and witness this most precious pint-sized person. Proving that even the smallest of us can leave the biggest impression, the Fairy Queen will touch your heart and leave you wishing for the magic to last forever!
~ About Creature Encounter ~
Creature Encounter are Street Theatre Alchemists, Theatrical Engineers and Master Puppet Makers, continuing in the proud and ancient traditions of nomadic Showmen. Our mission to turn the world on its head, ignite the imagination by achieving the impossible & serve humanity by re-inventing the Puppet, Clown and Mask for contemporary audiences. We fuse Special Effects, Artistry & Street Theatre Spectacle to create a picture book world of roving eccentrica and performance. Inspired by the belief that Street Arts are the most accessible, democratic and altruistic of art forms, we deliver our exotic beasts in our communities beating cultural & economic hearts. Touching the residents, transforming the space & hoping to leave these communities, our society and this world with a sense that for the courageous heart...anything is possible!
Epico & the Fairy Queen are now available for YOUR Medieval or Promotional Event, Festival or Gala, Shopping Centre or Theatre
Entertainers for hire
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