Date(s) - 02-December-2017
Saturday 2 December 1.30pm & 3pm, The Hawth Studio Crawley
Premier children’s theatre company, Pied Piper, is coming to The Hawth, Crawley, on Saturday 2 December with multi award winning playwright Brendan Murray’s truly delightful adaptation of Aesop’s much loved fable, Hare and Tortoise. This engaging show is funny and tender and guaranteed to charm young theatregoers and their families.
Murray’s heartwarming retelling of this classic tale, which won the Writers’ Guild for Great Britain Award for Children and Young People in 2012, delights in exploring the friendship between the effervescent Hare and the kindly Tortoise as they prepare for the big race through the changing seasons of the year. Young theatergoers will love joining Hare and Tortoise as they sing, dance, have adventures and (finally) run in this playful 50-minute show created especially to excite imaginations and thoroughly entertain those aged three and over. Book now to give your child a perfect introduction to the thrill of the theatre and share their excitement as race day draws near. Who will win?
The Pied Piper Theatre Company is a leading children’s theatre company that tours annually to theatre venues countrywide and to over 60 schools in Surrey and Hampshire. The company’s Artistic Director, Tina Williams, has been creating top quality children’s shows for over 30 years and parents who loved Pied Piper Theatre shows when they were young now bring their own children to the share the experience. Hare and Tortoise will captivate and charm a whole new generation of theatre lovers.
The Pied Piper Theatre Company’s website is full of fun activities especially created to enhance enjoyment of the show. Visit www.piedpipertheatre.co.uk now and download a beautifully illustrated copy of the story, a picture to colour, a dot-to-dot and a maze. Free activity programmes are given to children on the day of the performance
Tickets priced £7.50 (Family of four: £26) are available from The Hawth Box Office on 01293 553636 and www.hawth.co.uk.