Children & Families

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Enter the wonder-filled world of author-illustrator Quentin Blake as two of Britain’s brightest theatre companies - Travelling Light and Bristol Old Vic – translate an award-winning, wordless story from the page to the stage, to create a memorable show for children of all ages. Once-loved toys now lie in a dustbin but the little cloth clown is undaunted. He will overcome all setbacks and dangers to get them a new home – once he’s found his feet, of course. Quentin Blake is internationally celebrated, both for his solo work and for his collaborations with authors such as Michael Rosen and Roald Dahl. This new show follows on from the nationwide success of Travelling Light’s earlier production for the very young, CLOUDLAND. "Beautifully conceived… quite magical… an enchanting piece of children’s theatre" The Scotsman on Cloudland "I’ve never met a child who didn’t love Quentin Blake" Melanie McDonagh, Daily Telegraph