The Stables Theatre presents The Railway Children by E. Nesbit, adapted for the stage by Mike Kenny on Friday 12 to Tuesday 23 December (details below).
Eternally magical and moving, this classic tale follows the fortunes of three Edwardian children – Bobbie, Peter and Phyllis – who are forced into an impoverished life in rural north England and so begin an adventure which will change their lives forever.
Featuring vibrant storytelling, unforgettable characters, exhilarating drama and rich comedy this unique production explores the joy and mystery of childhood with breathless pace and imaginative flair.
The Railway Children is a theatrical delight.
The story has been a favourite with generations of children and this enchanting, faithful adaptation perfectly captures the tenderness and humour of the original story and will appeal to adults and young people alike.
A perfect Christmas show.