The Hunting of the Snark

Tues 17 Oct 2017 | 4.00pm

RGM Productions presents: The Hunting of the Snark

All aboard!  The ship is departing!  All children, animals and silly people welcome!

The impossible voyage of an improbable crew to hunt an imaginary creature is brought magically to life in this sparkling musical comedy adventure for 4 to 94 year olds. Enter the imaginative world of Alice in Wonderland creator, Lewis Carroll, in this brand new, highly original, ultra-modern adaptation inspired by his much loved classic poem.

Fresh from London’s West End, this show features five high-energy actors, life-like puppets, fantastical characters, and lashings of daft humour.

A riotous ragtag gang of bold adventurers including the Boy, the Banker, the Butcher, the Baker, the Bellman and the knitting Beaver set off on a quest to catch the mythical Snark… on the journey they encounter the Jub Jub bird, the sly Bandersnatch and the dastardly Boojum… Can a Snark be caught with soap?  Will the Beaver escape the hungry Butcher’s clutches? Will the Baker remember his name?  Does anyone know what a Snark actually looks like?

Side-splittingly funny, joyful, fast-paced and bursting with a soundtrack of witty songs by an award-winning songwriter, The Hunting of the Snark is a tour de force that‘ll delight, excite and entertain.

“… as an introduction to the magic of theatre, it is hard to beat.” – Radio Times (4 stars)

 “…a daffy yarn with dash, hilarity and a sweet heart.” – The Times (4 stars)

“Full of laughs, brilliant songs, and a great story.” 
– Primary Times Magazine

  ‘… an enchanting, triumphant piece of children’s theatre.’ EDFRINGEREVIEW.COM (5 stars)


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Running Times

15.00    Doors to bars
15.30    Doors to seats
16.00    START
17.10     SHOW END
(No Interval)


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