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- 60 minutes long
- Perfect for 4 to 11 years
- No maximum audience size
- £460 for 1 performance, £625 for 2 performances
Memorable characters, laughs and heart-warming scenes all combine to produce one of Dickens' best loved plays.
This modern production will bring a literary, and Christmas, classic to a whole new generation... here's a clip from the show.
It was faultless, interesting, interactive and the actors were excellent! Both the staff and children thoroughly enjoyed themselves."
Jo Wilcox, Netley Abbey Junior School
"Hi, Yesterday we watched A Christmas Carol performed by members of the Hobgoblin theatre company.
I wanted to personally let you know that it was absolutely brilliant! I organised the event and would highly recommend your company again.
Thank you very much!
"A most enjoyable performance.
The children thoroughly enjoyed it and became involved as an audience in an appropriate way - they weren't hyped up by the actors.
The actors were very professional , punctual and courteous.
Would highly recommend to other schools."
P Langridge, Wentworth Primary School
"What a fantastic production - feedback from all classes and teachers was brilliant.
A colourful, eye-catching set with great use of props to engage the children.
We thoroughly enjoyed this performance and will use you again throughout the year.
L Cruse, Kings Rise Primary School
- Christmas 2020 bookings are now open! Get your preferred date booked in NOW.
- Available throughout December every year.
What hides in the bakery at Christmas...?
A Mince Spy!
"Fantastic interactivity and energy from performers transferred to the children who were watching. A good job!"
Aytac Hilmi, Clifton Primary School
"We thoroughly enjoyed the performance and thought it was perfectly pitched for Primary aged children.
The level of interaction was perfect - enough to keep them engaged but not so much that it created silliness.
The actors were professional and the performances were very entertaining.
The whole experience was great value for money and introduced the children to classic literature in a memorable way
Thank you for a fabulous morning."
Kate Tyrell, St Anne's Primary School
"The play was great fun and the children were very engaged.
The setting up and clearing away was very efficient and timings were exactly as promised."
Carol Skingle, Esher Church School
"The play was absolutely fantastic.
The children and adults really enjoyed it. Very interactive and engaging.
Thank you very much. Merry Christmas!"
Clair Arnott, Shaw Primary Academy
"Fantastic performance. Highly engaging and exciting for the children.
Really enjoyable and all children and staff loved it!
Lovely props/costumes and set - really enhanced performance.
Laura Turley, Reedswood E-Act Academy
"Great retelling of this story. Ghosts portrayed brilliantly.
All children thoroughly enjoyed the show - thanks!."
Clare Holder, Shears Green Infant School
"Prompt arrival and professionally set up and managed.
Actors were enthusiastic and engaging - the children thoroughly enjoyed themselves.
For a Christmas production there was a good balance between storytelling and 'panto-style' interaction.
We will be inviting you back! Thank you!"
Louise Verrall, Larchfield School
" Wow! What a wonderful show.
The whole school community had a fantastic time. Thoroughly enjoyable- lots of laughs.
We will be booking again."
Jessica Bolt, Marshfield Primary School
"The children and staff all thoroughly enjoyed the performance!
The set-up was quick and the props, set & costumes all worked really well.
The children enjoyed the interactive elements of the show and the actors responded really professionally to the occasional child shouting out or asking questions.
We will definitely be booking for future performances - many thanks again from all the staff."
Laura Hopper, Woodlands Park Primary School
"A thoroughly professional and enjoyable performance, bringing the story of Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol' to life in an accessible way for a young audience.
Great opportunities for children to participate throughout the performance and excellent use of props and costumes to make the characters clear, colourful and humorous.
A fantastic opportunity for pupils to have a theatre experience within school and the interpretation of the text will support our classroom learning. Interweaving quotations from the text with modern language.
Would definitely book again and recommend to other schools- thank you!"
Alison Prior, Rose Hill Primary School
"Fabulous set which worked effectively for the performance.
The script was well written and performed to both engage and involve the audience.
Both the children and adults loved it! Thank you!"
Kerry Mason, Croxby Primary School
"A fantastic performance.
The children were engaged and enthralled by the story throughout the performance.
Acting was of a very high standard. Very strong characterisation.
Humour was appropriate and nurtured a really enjoyable atmosphere.
Lovely celebration of the true Christmas spirit."
Peter Prasadam, Blue Coat Junior School