Parable About Love of Consuelo and Antoine de Saint-Exupery
The play tells the story of relationship between Consuelo and Antoine de Saint-Exupery, there are so many conflicting facts about it that sometimes it’s hard to see what is true life and what is fiction.
In Saint-Exupery: Towards the Stars it’s author and director Andrey Borovikov tells the story of the of this great love in allegorical form. He links personal correspondence between Consuelo and Antoine with fragments of the parable of the Little Prince, which is imbued with strong personalities of both.
In his poetic work Antoine de Saint-Exupery, romantic of the sky, raised important “not-for-children” concepts, i.e. Life and Death, Love and Responsibility, Friendship and Loyalty in a simple and earnest way.
The play is addressed to those who can “see with their heart”.
Adaptation, staging, design
Cast and Characters
HE (Antoine, The Little Prince)
SHE (Konsuelo, The Rose)
The Black Angel
(The Snake, The King, The Businesman,
The Conceited Man, The Geographer, The Tippler)
The White Angel (The Fox, The Friend)