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Fri 31 Jul 2020 - Sat 15 Aug 2020

Pippi Longstocking

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Times
7:00pm, 6:00pm Thu

Venue Main House, York Theatre Royal

Matinee(s)11:00am Sat, 3:30pm Sat

Age 7+

Price From £15.00

Pippi Longstocking

Fri 31 Jul 2020 - Sat 15 Aug 2020

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Dates

Fri 31 Jul 2020 - Sat 15 Aug 2020

Times

7:00pm, 6:00pm Thu

Matinee(s)

11:00am Sat, 3:30pm Sat

Running Time

Venue

Main House, York Theatre Royal

Age

7+

Price

From £15.00

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The Swashbuckling Musical Adventure

Pippi Longstocking, “the strongest girl in the world”, is a new spectacular that will burst onto our stage in summer 2020.

Nine-year-old Pippi is strong, brave and fearless. When she comes to live in her new home with her monkey and horse but with no parents and no rules, she brings mischief, chaos and confusion to the folk of this ordinary Midlands town. Pippi takes charge of her own crazy adventures, with her two new friends, Tommy and Annika.

What else would you expect from the daughter of a swashbuckling pirate captain?

Adapted by Mike Akers (Peter Pan) and composed by Stu Barker, whose West End and Broadway credits with Kneehigh Theatre Company include Brief Encounter and The Red Shoes, this joyful production will be directed by The Wardrobe Ensemble’s Jesse Jones and Helena Middleton.

“I was really fascinated with this strong little girl that was the center of everything, and she was almost magical in a way. She was stronger and tougher than anyone. She had super-human strength, and I got a kick out of her.” Michelle Obama

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Credits

Presented by

ABA International Touring (UK) and York Theatre Royal. A Wizard Presents and Royal & Derngate, Northampton production

Writer

Astrid Lindgren

Adaptor

Mike Akers

Composer

Stu Barker

Directors

Jesse Jones and Helena Middleton

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