Christmas Storytelling

‘For it is good to be children sometimes, and never better than at Christmas’
Charles DickensA Christmas Carol

Welcome in the festive season with a morning of storytelling for all the family on stage at The Old Vic – the perfect setting for a cosy Christmas tale.

Authors and performers will read short stories from their own work and from their childhood Christmas favourites. The line-up includes:

Children’s novelist and poet Michael Rosen reading from Bah! Humbug!, his unforgettable new retelling of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol; Celia Imrie (Noises Off and King Lear at The Old Vic, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel); Noma Dumezweni (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) and children’s author Sarah McIntyre (There’s a Shark in the Bath, Dinosaur Police).

In association with BookTrust

Please note: For your comfort and security, you may be subject to additional checks on your visit to London theatres – we appreciate your patience and understanding while these are taking place.

Tickets: £6 Under 16s, £12 adults

Running time: approx. 50 minutes.

Age Recommendation: 5+

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