‘For it is good to be children sometimes, and never better than at Christmas’
Charles Dickens, A 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
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Tickets: £6 Under 16s, £12 adults
Running time: approx. 50 minutes.
Age Recommendation: 5+