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The Borrowers
Information for The Borrowers at The Watermill Theatre, Newbury (Kids show). A fabulous adventure based on the famous books by Mary Norton. Meet the Borrowers, tiny people who live beneath the floorboards and follow their heart-stopping journey across the land of Giants to find a new home. Driven out by the evil Mrs Driver they encounter many new dangers in the countryside. There's also the mysterious 'Spiller', the unpredictable gypsies and their long lost relatives to find. After many hardships, thrills and spills, the little family's story reaches a truly joyous conclusion. Here is an innovative production in true Polka style that uses all manner of theatrical devices to make the imagination work and delight its audience.
Age Advisory: 4+
Book by Mary Norton. Producer The Watermill. Adapted by Theresa Heskins. Director Paul Hart. Design Toots Butcher. Lighting George Seal. Sound David Gregory. Music Tarek Merchant. Director Tom Jackson Greaves (movement director).

The Borrowers


Thursday, 16th November 2017 to Sunday, 31st December 2017.
Times vary, check with Box Office
02 December 2017 13:00 - Touch Tour
02 December 2017 14:30 - Audio Described
09 December 2017 14:30 - Relaxed
13 December 2017 14:30 - Sign Interpreted
16 December 2017 14:30 - Sign Interpreted

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The Borrowers at The Watermill Theatre, NewburyQTix Codes:
Listing: L1172435004
Production: T697115277
Event: S0445217999
Venue: V733
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