On his way to school, a young boy ﬁnds a red balloon tangled around a lamp post. Soon after rescuing it, the boy discovers the balloon has a mind of its own! Together, the boy and his balloon wander the streets, exploring the neighbourhood and searching for adventure. Based on the Academy Award-winning short ﬁlm of the same name, The Red Balloon is the world premiere of the stage adaptation by Hilary Bell as conceived by emerging artist India Mehta. The Red Balloon is aimed at children between 6 and 12 years of age, families and the young at heart.