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LIVE: Box Tale Soup Theatre: Wind in the Willows
February 10 @ 14:00pm - 15:30pm£7 - £28
A beautiful new adaptation of Kenneth Grahame’s much loved classic, The Wind in the Willows features unique handmade fabric puppets and a charming original score
From the peaceful pleasures of the river to the fearful frights of the Wild Wood, join Mole and Ratty on their marvellous adventures, with gruff old Badger and magnificent Mr.Toad. A beautiful adaptation of Kenneth Grahame’s classic by award winning Box Tale Soup, featuring handmade puppets and a charming original score.
“From the peaceful pleasure of Ratty’s beloved riverbank, to the fearful frights and wicked weasels of the Wild Wood, join Mole and Ratty on their marvellous adventures, along with gruff old Badger and magnificent Mr Toad. A beautiful new adaptation of Kenneth Grahame’s much-loved classic by award-winning Box Tale Soup. ‘The Wind in the Willows’ features handmade puppets, props, costumes and a charming original score. . Commissioned by the Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham.” Broadway Baby
“They are wonderful” The Times
From the beginning, there is a magic about this piece. The music of the original score lures the audience into the world of the woods and river bank with warmth and charm; having a tranquil, Nick Drake-like, quality to it.The actors are wonderful to watch; totally immersed in their characters and the story telling process. The puppets are nicely crafted; the Amazing Toad is a particularly delightful creation and there is a very imaginative use of headgear to represent various modes of transport, including the shiny cars Toad is so much obsessed by. Brighton Fringe – The Warren
“Their beautifully crafted micro-shows are like collector’s items” The Stage
Winner – ‘Best Show for Families’, Buxton Fringe (Alice in Wonderland)
All tickets £7
Family Deal (2 Adults 3 children ) £28