I am light! I am life!
I gotta brain like a bomb and a tongue like a knife!
I am wrath! I am rage!
I gotta fully-formed mind for a kid of my age!
On Oskar’s third birthday he rails against the adult world and decides to remain a child forever. Armed with a heart full of rage, a singing voice that shatters glass, and a seemingly indestructible tin drum, Oskar sets about to reveal the world for what it truly is.
However, the world has other plans for our hero…
For the tide is turning. People are taking sides. And the shadow of the Black Witch is drawing ever closer…
A folktale for troubled times, political, profane and profound.
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“An undertaking of almost insane ambition... Such a dark glitter that it leaves you giddy... Glorious, grotesque.”