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Preview: Stick Man Live at Newcastle Tyne Theatre
Stick Man Live
Tyne Theatre & Opera House
Thursday 11th –
Saturday 13th October 2018
Touching, funny and utterly original, Scamp
Theatre’s delightful adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’sStick Manis coming back to Tyne Theatre &
Opera House this October, after a hugely successful run of shows in October
What starts off as a morning jog becomes quite the misadventure
for Stick Man: a dog wants to play fetch with him, a swan builds a nest with
him, and he even ends up on a fire! How will Stick Man ever get back to the
This award-winning production, from the team behind The Scarecrows’ Wedding, features a trio
of top actors and is packed full of puppetry, songs, live music and funky
exuberant and imaginative! Our 3 year old was engrossed from start to finish' - Time Out
and delightful. A clever compelling treat’ - Independent
★★★★'More fun than you can shake a stick at' - Daily
'Julia Donaldson's miniature epic.Sally
Cookson and her team recreate the book with vigour and imagination' - The
‘Scamp Theatre’s productions are a pleasure for the child in us
all’ - Evening Standard
‘Scamp Theatre send
shivers down my spine. They are so lively and innovative. I love their
production of Stick Man and so do the audiences’ -
Julia Donaldson, author and former Children’s Laureate
Theatre & Opera House Director Joanne Johnson says: “I’m so thrilled to welcome back Stick Man Live to the Tyne Theatre
stage! When Scamp Theatre brought the show to the theatre in October 2017 it
was absolutely delightful, and I hope this gives people who missed it the first
time another chance to catch it.”.
Most suitable for all aged 3+ but all ages welcome.
adults, £12 under 16s, £48 family (2 adults, 2 children or 1 adult, 3 children).
School groups Buy 10 get 2 free. (Please note that children 18 months or younger classify as babes in
arms and will not need a ticket. Children over 18 months old will need a
ticket, even if you want to keep them on your lap.)