Red Earth Theatre, in association with Derby Theatre, is presenting a festive for youngsters in the venue’s Studio.
Hansel And Gretel is aimed at 3-7 year olds and their families and is running their until Sunday, December 28.
This is a deliciously delightful re-telling of the famous Hansel And Gretel tale.
It is a deliciously scary story of a tango dancing witch and her irresistible recipe for an edible house.
Follow two brave and resourceful children as they take the path deep into the woods. Red Earth’s re -telling of one of the most popular and powerful of all fairy tales is atmospheric, funny and free-spirited.
Ideal for all audiences, Hansel and Gretel takes the integration of British Sign Language (BSL), Sign Supported English (SSE) and English to a new creative level. The show meets a diverse range of communication needs and has special appeal for d/Deaf, disabled and learning disabled audiences. It’s also great for children whose first language is not English.
This colourful and creative re-telling of Hansel And Gretel is a classic tale told with imagination and wonder and is the perfect play for children with an appetite for magical storytelling…and those who will grow up to be fearless.
A trip to see a Christmas show is usually the first time a young person visits their local theatre, and an experience that stays with them for a long time, so join Hansel And Gretel to feast on the shivery delights of this candy-covered classic.
Tickets are £10, under 16s £9. Schools tickets are £8 per ticket plus one free with every ten purchased. Family tickets are from £30.
For more information and to book tickets call the box office on 01332 593939 or visit www.derbytheatre.co.uk
Due to tickets selling fast, additional performances have been added.