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  • DATES & TIMES: Saturday 8 - Friday 28 December 2012
  • RUNNING TIME: 70 mins
  • AGE GROUP: 3+
  • TICKETS: £9.50
  • PROMOTIONS Family Ticket £32
  • Hiccup Theatre and the Albany present


    Hiccup Theatre spin live music, puppetry and mischievous storytelling into a sneaky, cheeky Christmas treat for children aged 3+

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    Follow the troubled Miller's daughter as she tries to outwit the greatest trickster of them all...Rumpelstiltskin!


    Straw turns to gold, magic and mayhem are in the air... Before the sun rises will our brave heroine be able to solve the riddle and save the day or will rotten Rumpel double cross her once and for all?


    A golden new version of this classic fairy-tale by acclaimed, Olivier Award winning writer Mike Kenny.


    'Enough charm to butter crumpets'

    The Stage


    'The children sat wide eyed drinking in the magic'

    Latest 7 on Hiccup Theatre's The Owl and the Pussycat.

    Rumpelstiltskin is suitable for children aged 3+



    Saturday 8 - Friday 28 December

    Weekday performances Mondays to Thursdays 10 – 20 December, 10.30am & 1pm
    Other dates, including Saturdays and Sunday 9 December, 11am & 2pm
    All other Sundays 10.30am, 12.30pm & 3pm

    No performances on 25 & 26 December.


    BSL interpreted performance: Wednesday 12 December at 1pm

    Relaxed performance: Thursday 13 December at 1pm

    Designed for those who benefit from a more relaxed atmosphere with regards to making noise and moving around.



    Family Ticket


    Enjoy Rumpelstiltskin with the whole family for just £32. Simply add 4 tickets to your basket (must include at least 2 children) to take advantage of the offer.


    Rumpelstiltskin with long hair and hat    Production image of Rumpelstiltskin, two characters blow bubbles at  central character    Production image from Rumpelstiltskin - one character pours water from watering can over the head of another character



    Colouring Competition - name our Rumpel Reindeer


    Download our colouring sheet and print it out at home. Think of a brilliant name for our reindeer and be entered into our competition to win a Family Ticket to one of our shows in the new year. Simply bring it in with you when come to see the show and hand it to a member of staff. All entries will be displayed in the Albany (don't worry we won't include your personal details - these are just for us so we can contact the winner).


    Entries from grown-ups aren't allowed (sorry folks, unfair advantage), but there is no rule saying you can lend your little ones a hand..! Closing date for entires is Friday 28 December.


    Get your colouring sheet here.



    Schools and Nurseries


    Bring your nursery, reception or KS1 class to see Rumpelstiltskin. Tickets: £6.50 with every 11th ticket free.

    School Performances: Monday - Thursday 10 - 20 December, 10.30am & 1pm


    For afternoon performances, we can also provide a free lunchroom for your class, subject to availability.


    Download a booking form


    If you have any questions or need more information, please don't hesitate to get in touch.