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The Snowman

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Until December 31, 2017

It is the best kids show in the UK for Christmas by far!

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Why See The Snowman?

THE SNOWMAN RETURNS TO LONDON!

Birmingham Repertory Theatre's wildly successful live stage adaptation of Raymond Briggs' best-loved children's book makes another return to the Peacock this Christmas. Cemented as one of London's best Christmas traditions, this production makes use of a live orchestra, singing and charming choreography. Including the haunting "Walking in the Air, the show re-imagines Briggs' book and subsequent film for new audiences and old, without losing any of the original charm.

WHAT IS THE SNOWMAN ABOUT?

Waking up to a thick blanket of snow outside, a young boy named James rushes downstairs and into the garden, where he begins to build a snowman. After a fun-filled and exhausting day, he goes to bed, unaware of the adventure that awaits at the stroke of midnight.....

After a fitful sleep, James wakes up and decides to check up on his snowman. Opening the back door, he can't believe his eyes as his creation has magically come to life!

Watch spellbound as The Snowman and James literally fly through the night sky above you, escape the clutches of the evil Jack Frost, before attending a party with the big man himself - Father Christmas - and other snowmen, not to mention those comical penguins!

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Dates

Opening night: 23 November 2017

Audience

The Snowman is suitable for all children aged two and upwards, this is a captivating mix of dance, stagecraft and music from a live orchestra. It is the perfect introduction to dance and theatre for the very young or a Christmas family day out.

Run time

One hour 50 minutes with one 15-minute intermission

Cast and Creative

Cast


Creative

Based on the book by Raymond Briggs
Design by Ruari Murchison
Lighting Designer by Tim Mitchell
Choreographed by Robert North
Directed by Bill Alexander

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Next available performances

Fri, Dec 15

£18

Sat, Dec 16

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£18

Sun, Dec 17

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£29

Mon, Dec 18

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Tue, Dec 19

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£18

Wed, Dec 20

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£18

Thu, Dec 21

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£29

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What we thought

Festive CAPTIVATING enchanting

Dance, music and storytelling meet in a magical tale about the titular snowman and the boy who builds him

The Snowman is in its 18th magical year and continues to delight young and old with its heartfelt story. Here's what the Theatreland kids have to say!

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What you thought

11 reviews, average rating: (4.2 Stars)

4.0 star rating

Mark: “Perfect for small children”

We took a 3 year old boy and 5 year old girl to see The Snowman in December... more

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Myself & my Mum took my 6 year old and 2 year old daughters to this show... more

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