Babe - The Sheep Pig


Babe - The Sheep Pig
The loveable tale about the pig with an unusual useful talent, made into a film in 1995 this is a highly entertaining tale. When Farmer Hoggett wins a piglet at the fair his wife has visions of juicy crackling - however this is a piglet with ambition. Through various adventures the courageous Babe not only overcomes farmyard prejudice but becomes a hero when he is entered into the Grand Challenge Sheep-dog Trials.
Age Advisory: 5+

Performers Emma Barclay (Mrs Hogget), Nicola Blackman (Fly), Oliver Grant (Babe/Sheep), Ben Ingles (Farmer Hogget), Claire Greenway, Jacqui Sanchez, Lucy Thomas, Sam Wilmott.
Adapted by David Wood. Book by Dick King-Smith. Producer Tom O'Connell Productions. Producer Polka Theatre. Director Michael Fentiman. Design Max Humphries (puppet design). Design Dik Downey (puppet design). Director Matthew Forbes (puppet director). Design Madeleine Girling. Costume Madeleine Girling. Lighting Jack Kowles. Sound George Dennis. Music Barnaby Rose. Director David Grindrod Associates (casting director).

Tour details for Babe - The Sheep Pig

Between 29th April 2017 and 10th September 2017 this tour will visit 25 venues in Swindon, Reading, Lincoln, Llandudno, Skegness, Dartford, Southampton, Hastings, Carlisle, Newcastle upon Tyne, Bromley, Derby, Blackpool, Aberdeen, St Albans, Sheffield, Aberystwyth, Swansea, Halifax, Westcliff-on-Sea, Bury St Edmunds, Crawley, Watford, Plymouth and Edinburgh. This production has already been seen in 14 venues since 25th November 2016.

Dates for Babe - The Sheep Pig (Play) tour

Sat, 29th April 2017 to Sun, 30th April 2017
  Wyvern Theatre, Swindon» {1}

Mon, 8th May 2017 to Wed, 10th May 2017
  The Hexagon, Reading» {1}

Sat, 13th May 2017 to Mon, 15th May 2017
  New Theatre Royal, Lincoln» {1}

Wed, 17th May 2017 to Fri, 19th May 2017
  Venue Cymru (formerly - North Wales Theatre), Llandudno» {1}

Sat, 20th May 2017 to Sun, 21st May 2017
  Embassy Centre, Skegness» {1}

Thu, 25th May 2017 to Sun, 28th May 2017
  The Orchard, Dartford» {1}

Tue, 30th May 2017 to Sun, 4th June 2017
  NST Nuffield Southampton Theatres, Southampton»

Tue, 6th June 2017 to Wed, 7th June 2017
  White Rock Theatre, Hastings» {1}

Fri, 9th June 2017 to Sun, 11th June 2017
  Sands Centre, Carlisle» {1}

Tue, 13th June 2017 to Wed, 14th June 2017
  Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne»

Sun, 25th June 2017 to Wed, 28th June 2017
  Churchill Theatre, Bromley» {1}

Thu, 29th June 2017 to Sat, 1st July 2017
  Derby Theatre, Derby» {1}

Thu, 6th July 2017 to Sun, 9th July 2017
  Blackpool Grand Theatre, Blackpool» {1}

Mon, 17th July 2017 to Wed, 19th July 2017
  His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen»

Fri, 21st July 2017 to Sun, 23rd July 2017
  Alban Arena, St Albans» {1}

Tue, 25th July 2017 to Sat, 29th July 2017
  Sheffield Theatres, Sheffield»

Mon, 31st July 2017 to Wed, 2nd August 2017
  Arts Centre, Aberystwyth» {2}

Thu, 3rd August 2017 to Sat, 5th August 2017
  Grand Theatre, Swansea» {1}

Tue, 8th August 2017 to Thu, 10th August 2017
  Victoria Theatre, Halifax»

Mon, 14th August 2017 to Wed, 16th August 2017
  Palace Theatre, Westcliff-on-Sea» {1}

Thu, 17th August 2017 to Sat, 19th August 2017
  Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds» {1}

Mon, 21st August 2017 to Wed, 23rd August 2017
  The Hawth, Crawley» {1}

Thu, 24th August 2017 to Sun, 27th August 2017
  Colosseum, Watford» {1}

Thu, 31st August 2017 to Sun, 3rd September 2017
  Theatre Royal, Plymouth»

Fri, 8th September 2017 to Sun, 10th September 2017
  King's Theatre, Edinburgh» {1}
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