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The Tin Soldier

Christmas production based on Hans Christian Andersen's tale about a toy soldier who falls in love with a ballerina, filled with puppetry, live music and audience interaction.

Folksy Theatre Company presents the wonderful family Christmas show of; The Tin Soldier.

A Young boy receives a collection of Toy Soldiers for his birthday, one of the soldiers only has one leg as there was not enough metal for the soldier to be made complete. The poor soldier is cast aside and left in the playroom, where he sees a music box ballerina spinning on one leg and instantly falls in love with. However, a jealous Goblin jack in the box tells the soldier to stay away from the ballerina and when he wont listen the Goblin seeks his revenge and throws the soldier out of the playroom window. The soldier then sets off on an adventure to get back to his ballerina. But will he make it, or will the jealous goblin thwart his every attempt at happiness?

Filled with wonderful puppetry, multimedia and live music, this is a family Christmas story not to be missed.Folksy Theatre formed in 2008 and has been touring productions to rural areas to great acclaim ever since. Folksy specialise in indoor and out touring productions.

Previously musical adaptations include A Christmas Carol, The Snow Queen, The Wind In The Willows and Julia Donaldsons The Smartest Giant In Town to name a few.

Folkys wonderful mix of multimedia, puppetry and live music, bring these stories to life in a fresh and engaging way.

Event starts
Friday 7 December, 2018
Event Ends
Saturday 22 December, 2018
Various venues
Venue Address
Various venues

National, Various venues

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