Leka's grandfather Zog I
, fled when Italian Fascist troops invaded Albania in 1939, a year after his wedding with Hungarian Princess Geraldine Apponyi.
was probably the strangest monarch of the twentieth century.
But it's Rita Ora who wants to stamp her authority on the contest by holding her judges' houses session in an Albanian mansion - once home to King Zog I
, who was overthrown in 1939.
SHORTLY BEFORE FIVE O'CLOCK on Saturday, September 1st, 1928, Europe gained a new kingdom and its only Muslim king: thirty-two year-old Zog I
at His Majesty's Theatre from Monday to Wednesday next week.
? Zog is
showing at His Majesty's Theatre from July 15 to 17.
CHILDREN'S book favourite Zog is
being brought to life on the stage.
| Zog is
at St David's Hall in Cardiff from today until Sunday (April 26 to 28).
adapted and directed by Mike Shepherd (founder and artistic director of Kneehigh), with an original folk score by Johnny Flynn (currently starring in True West in the West End), and designs by Katie Sykes (Jane Eyre at the National Theatre).
Large in size, and keen in nature, Zog is
eager to win a golden star at Madam Dragon's school, where dragons learn all the things that dragons need to know.
a clumsy chap who gets himself into many a scrape at dragon school, but is helped along by a kind young lass, until he meets his worst challenge of all - capturing a princess.
Hugh said: "I'm a huge fan of the books and Zog is
a hell of a guy, so I really couldn't believe my luck when I was asked to voice this accident-prone orange dragon."