Illustrattion (c) Quentin Blake 1984
This play is based on the original book The Bed Book.
Text copyright © Sylvia Plath 1984.
Illustrations copyright © Quentin Blake 1984.
Published by Faber & Faber.
Note: for children over 18 months the toddler version of the show is recommended, so children can experience the show with others their age who are interacting in similar ways.
Most Beds are Beds for sleeping and resting, but the best Beds are much more interesting!
Curl up and get comfy for a bedtime story like no other.
Let us take you on a journey sprinkled with fantasy and escapism, where you will meet elephants, macaws and parakeets.
Venture underwater, to the North Pole and even outer space without ever leaving the comfort of your own bed.
Beds come in all shapes and sizes, from cots to king-sized, and some you might never have heard of before - see if you can discover them all along the way.
This enchanting poem by Sylvia Plath, written for her own children, is brought to life in a special show for babies and toddlers.
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London N1 2DN
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£9 Children and Babies (over 6 months)
This production is categorised as D/deaf friendly as it is highly visual and uses little verbal language.
The story can be understood equally by D/deaf and hearing audiences.
Adapted by Samantha Lane
Based on the book written by Sylvia Plath
Composer: Dominic Sales
Director: Samantha Lane
Designer: Sophia Lovell Smith
Lighting: Sherry Coenen
Production: Little Angel Theatre