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New Perspectives Theatre in association with Derby LIVE
The Giant Jam Sandwich
Until Sat 18 Feb 2017
Suitable for ages 3-6
Running Time: 50 minutes - approximate, including any interval(s).
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New Perspectives Theatre Company brings John Vernon Lord and Janet Burroway’s classic picture book The Giant Jam Sandwich to stage in a brand new touring production at Derby Live’s Guildhall Theatre.
One hot summer's day, four million wasps invade the quiet village of Itching Down. The picnickers panic and the farmer stops haymaking. The wasps are noisy, nasty and worst of all, they don't mind who they sting! That is until the baker has an ingenious idea...
Following successful tours of Farm Boy and The Butterfly Lion (Michael Morpurgo), Not Now, Bernard (David McKee) and The Tiger's Bones and Other Stories (Ted Hughes), we bring one of the most loved picture books to life on stage to enthral a new generation.
Join the villagers in their giant sandwich-making plan to defeat the wasps and help save the day, in a fun-packed feast for 3-7 year olds and their families.
Concessions are typically available to over 60s, under 16s, students, unemployed and disabled people. Click Buy Tickets to see what concessions are available for this event, and for more price information and availability. Children 12 months and over require a ticket, unless otherwise stated. Proof of entitlement to concession may be required on collection of tickets or on entry to the event.
“Simple, engaging and interactive production that makes for the best kind of children’s theatre” **** The Stage
"Wow what can I say – this show had everything you could ask for; great characters, great storyline, great humour, great singing, great dancing and great music! It was brilliant from start to finish." Derby Days Out
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