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The Velveteen Rabbit

17 March, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

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REAL ISN’T HOW YOU ARE MADE. IT’S A THING THAT HAPPENS TO YOU.

  • By Margery Williams
  • Directed by Purni Morell

★★★★ ‘Utterly gripping…’ The Guardian

★★★★ ‘The children sat entranced’ Daily Mail

★★★★ ‘A perfect show’ WhatsOnStage
‘Graceful and inventive…The rapport is palpable, often to the giggling delight of the young audience members.’ Wall Street Journal

‘Makes a strong case for the importance and delight of imaginative play.’ New York Times

There once was a Velveteen Rabbit, and in the beginning he was really splendid. He was fat and bunchy, as a Rabbit should be; and for at least two hours the Boy loved him.

Join us as one of our biggest hits returns for a third time after a Broadway transfer. The Velveteen Rabbit is a heart-warming story about a very shy toy rabbit who longs for nothing more than to become real. He spends his days waiting patiently on the nursery floor, watching the Boy play with other toys and dreaming of being picked up and loved. And then, one day, he is rediscovered and all his hopes start to come true…

First published in 1922, this classic American tale loses nothing of its power, magic and charm in this bold and adventure-filled adaptation for the Unicorn stage.

Details

Date:
17 March, 2017
Time:
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Event Categories:
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Organiser

London Book & Screen Week
Phone:
+44 (0)20 8271 2124
Email:
lbf.helpline@reedexpo.co.uk
Website:
www.londonbookandscreenweek.co.uk

Venue

Olympia London
Hammersmith Road, Kensington
London, W14 8UX United Kingdom
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Phone:
+44 (0)20 7385 1200
Website:
http://www.olympia.co.uk/

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