The Tales of Peter Rabbit and Jemima Puddle-Duck


London theatre news: Thursday 23 May 2019


Family - Shows

Beatrix Potter's much-loved tales of Peter Rabbit and Jemima Puddle-Duck get a musical adaptation in an upcoming children's concert at Wilton's Music Hall.
The Tales of Peter Rabbit and Jemima Puddle-Duck at Wilton's Music Hall

Image courtesy Wilton's Music Hall


Looking for something to do with the kids this coming half-term?


Well, Beatrix Potter's ever-popular tales of Peter Rabbit and Jemima Puddle-Duck are back on stage in a concert version where storytelling and song combine along with a live orchestra.


Stephen McNeff's musical settings of Ms Potter's engaging stories have already found acclaim with audiences in the UK, America and Canada, and here get brand new orchestrations.


This 'children's concert like no other' will be hosted in the splendid atmosphere of Wilton's Music Hall from 28 May to 1 June and should provide a real treat for you and your little ones this half-term.


Show listing information


Synopsis


This 'truly charming' (Primary Times) introduction to classical music will leave the little ones mesmerised and the not-so-little ones with the warm nostalgia that only Beatrix Potter and her timeless tales can instill.


Stephen McNeff's musical settings of The Tales of Beatrix Potter have enchanted audiences in the UK, America and Canada.


With brand new orchestrations, Jimmy Jewell brings this 'engaging, magical hour of nostalgia for both adults and children alike' (The Wee Review) to London following an acclaimed run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2017.


Creatives


Author: Adapted by Adrian Mitchell
Composer: Stephen McNeff

Venue


Wilton's Music Hall
1 Graces Alley (off Ensign Street)
London
E1 8JB

Dates


From: Tuesday 28 May 2019

Closed: Saturday 1 June 2019

Tickets


Standard: £5 - £12.50 full price

Concessions: £3 - £10.50 concessions


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