Merlin and the Cave of Dreams
Nominated as an outstanding play of 2004
- Helen Hayes Award finalist in USA.
The King is dead and the Green Kingdom is in turmoil. Only Merlin knows that the future lies in the hands of young Arthur.
Taken away from the only home he's known, Arthur slumbers in Merlin's Cave of Dreams. Here, his past and future are revealed in a glorious vision that will lead him on the adventure of a lifetime.
Can Arthur slay the giants and dragons that stand in his way? Will he pull the sword from the stone and claim his rightful kingdom?
'A major playwright' - The Guardian
Charles has written over 40 plays, many of them for young people. He was recently commissioned by the National Theatre to write Alice In The News, which children all over Britain have performed.
He has written many plays for radio, and a TV poem for BBC 2, No Borders, set on the Welsh borders, where he lives and has spent most of his creative life.