Tomten  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 16TH MARCH 2013

ADDRESS
, 14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 2DN
 
 
Dates:
  and 
 
OPENING TIMES
Mar 15 & 16, 11am
 
PRICES
£5
 

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Viktor Rydberg's well-loved Swedish poem, Tomten, is brought to life in a new puppet show for children age 3 and above and their families. The show is presented by Old Saw, a theatre company set up by Greta Clough whose theatre credits include Charlie & Lola's Best Bestest Play (Watershed/Polka Theatre), Siggi Lindal, and Jessica Beck, Artistic Associate of The Bike Shed Theatre in Exeter and an Affiliate Artist at Theatre 503.

 

About Little Angel Theatre

The Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and themes, styles and stories are drawn from a wide range of cultural traditions. The company tours throughout the UK and abroad and The Little Angel also has an extensive Education Programme, which works with schools and youth groups. More about Little Angel Theatre


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Macclesfield Road NCP
 
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Jack And The Beans TalkJack And The Beans TalkGarlic Theatre presents a puppet version of the lovable children's tale following Jack, who reluctantly trades his beloved cow for some magic beans.2017-02-23T10:30:00+00002017-02-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Little Angel Theatre, 14  Dagmar Passage      N1 2DN
Category: event
Now On
Jack And The Beans Talk
Meet FredMeet FredHijinx Theatre's endearing comedy about an outsider trying to make his way in the world, which combines music, film, live theatre and puppetry.2017-03-01T13:00:00+00002017-03-05T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Little Angel Theatre, 14  Dagmar Passage      N1 2DN
Category: event
On Soon
Meet Fred
How To Hide A LionHow To Hide A LionA young girl helps a lion to hide.2017-03-08T10:30:00+00002017-03-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Little Angel Theatre, 14  Dagmar Passage      N1 2DN
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The Curious Adventures Of Pinocchio: Lyngo Theatre (Over 4s)The Curious Adventures Of Pinocchio: Lyngo Theatre (Over 4s)The true story of Pinocchio as told by Patrick Lynch from Cbeebies.2017-03-29T10:30:00+01002017-04-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Little Angel Theatre, 14  Dagmar Passage      N1 2DN
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The Curious Adventures Of Pinocchio: Lyngo Theatre (Over 4s)
The Ugly Duckling: Finger and Thumb TheatreThe Ugly Duckling: Finger and Thumb TheatreHans Christian Andersen's classic tale is brought to life.2017-04-03T11:00:00+01002017-04-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Little Angel Theatre, 14  Dagmar Passage      N1 2DN
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The Ugly Duckling: Finger and Thumb Theatre
Carnival Of The Animals: Puppet ShowCarnival Of The Animals: Puppet ShowThe established puppeteer performs a show of shadow puppets making images and creating stories.2017-04-04T14:00:00+01002017-04-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Little Angel Theatre, 14  Dagmar Passage      N1 2DN
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Carnival Of The Animals: Puppet Show
Peter And The Wolf: On The Other HandPeter And The Wolf: On The Other HandThe classic tale is re-told with puppets.2017-04-06T10:30:00+01002017-04-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Little Angel Theatre, 14  Dagmar Passage      N1 2DN
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Peter And The Wolf: On The Other Hand
The Homeless Panda: Hodge Podge TheatreThe Homeless Panda: Hodge Podge TheatreA family tale about looking past our differences.2017-04-09T11:00:00+01002017-04-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Little Angel Theatre, 14  Dagmar Passage      N1 2DN
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The Homeless Panda: Hodge Podge Theatre
Chester TuffnutChester TuffnutPuppets, original music and imaginative antics.2017-04-11T10:30:00+01002017-04-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Little Angel Theatre, 14  Dagmar Passage      N1 2DN
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Chester Tuffnut
Rapunzel & The Tower Of Doom: Theatre Of WiddershinsRapunzel & The Tower Of Doom: Theatre Of WiddershinsTheatre Of Widdershins presents its retelling of the traditional tale.2017-04-13T11:00:00+01002017-04-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Little Angel Theatre, 14  Dagmar Passage      N1 2DN
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