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The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck by Quantum Theatre

Quantum presents a delightful new adaptation of Beatrix Potter’s much-loved tale — The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck.

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Prevented from hatching her eggs at the farm, foolish Jemima goes in search of a nesting place in the forest and soon she meets a charming ‘gentleman’ who offers her the perfect nesting place in his wood-shed.

But why is his wood-shed full of feathers and why is he asking her to collect the herbs for roast duck?

Back at the farm, the Collie-dog, Kep, puts two and two together, but will he be in time to rescue Jemima from her fate?

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Adult £16.00
Child £11.00
Group 2A 2C£46.00

The basics

Booking details

Call Online Sales only

Meeting point

This is an outdoor event. Please meet at the Main Gate and travel through to the Lake Area.

What to bring and wear

This is an outdoor performance so please bring foldaway chairs, blankets and come dressed for the weather.

Accessibility

Grounds - partly accessible, some hard standing paths near cafe, wider Forest paths are grass and can be very muddy in winter. Mobility parking - in Shell House car park

Other

There are toilet facilities, an accessible toilet and a baby changing facility. The cafe will be open.

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