Bite-Sized Frights: Fearsome Fairy Tales

Fairy tales. Cute and colourful stories to warm the soul, where true love never dies and the hero always wins…right? The original versions of our beloved childhood tales are soaked in blood, betrayal, misery and murder. Not so happily ever after…

Join us as we explore the true, twisted origins of Disney princesses, handsome kings and talking animal companions. These are the dark and gruesome cautionary tales that your mother never told you….

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"Dance For Us!" by Marcel Mercado, depicting the gruesome demise of the queen in "Snow White"

The step-sisters from "Cinderella"