The Railway Children at The Minack Theatre – April 3-14

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The Railway Children – April 3 to 14



April 3, 2018 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Adult: £14/£10 – Under 16: £7/£5
  • By E. Nesbit, adapted by Dave Simpson
  • presented by The Minack Company
  • performances April 3 to 6 & 9 to 13 at 7.30pm and April 3, 5, 7, 10, 12 & 14 at 2pm.

Tickets for this show on sale by phone from Monday 5th February on 01736 810181.

Online from March 1st.

The Railway Children is a heart-warming tale of an Edwardian family whose lives are turned upside down following the mysterious disappearance of their father.

Forced to leave their privileged London life, Roberta (Bobby), Peter, Phyllis and their mother, move to Three Chimneys Cottage in the country, where they forge new friendships, embark on adventures and discover a secret that will affect their lives forever.

Produced by the creative team behind the Minack’s highly acclaimed production of Goodnight Mister Tom .The Railway Children’s cast includes a host of Cornish acting talent alongside members of the Minack Youth Theatre.

A glorious theatrical experience for all ages, full of warmth, intrigue, adventure and joy.

Suitable for all ages | Running Time approx 2 hrs + interval

Director John Brolly | Musical Director Ben Sutcliffe | Designer Elroy Ashmore

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Where to stay:

Acton Castle, Sleeps 4. Saturday changover.