The Book of Everything – from Sydney to New York

One of Guus Kuijer’s most famous books, The Book of Everything, has been adapted for the theater and is showing at the New Victory Theater in New York from the 20th to the 29th of April.

“As for my work I consider “The Book of Everything” the most important”, says Guus Kuijer the recipient of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2012.

Belvoir and Kim Carpenter’s Theatre of Image from Sydney, Australia, have adapted The Book of Everything for stage.  

The play has been very well received in Australia, where it was shown last year.

“If you have kids, take them to see The Book of Everything. If you don’t – see it anyway. It’s a gem of a show.” – The Sydney Morning Herald

“When I grow up, I’m going to be happy. This is nine-year-old Thomas Klopper’s greatest wish. He isn’t quite an ordinary boy because he sees extraordinary things. Thomas draws them all in his book, The Book of Everything …”

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