The Steadfast Tin Soldier

For children aged 3 and above

Available from 1st October 2017 - 15th December 2017



Norwich Puppet Theatre are delighted to present the Banyan Theatre production of The Steadfast Tin Soldier.

Available to book for tour dates at your school from 1st October to 12th December or for your magical Christmas visit to Norwich Puppet Theatre from 13th - 15th December 2017.

 There once was a remarkable tin soldier who fell in love with a beautiful paper dancer and then tumbled out of a window so beginning a perilous journey into the unknown…

This playful retelling of Hans Christian Andersen’s poetic story uses light, projected animations and simple materials that are skillfully transformed through puppetry to create a theatrical experience that will engage and touch young hearts and minds.

"Best Children's Show" Time Out

Directed by Joy Haynes
Performed by Paul Preston-Mills
Music by Jonathan Lambert
Projections by Graeme Hawkins
Originally devised by Banyan Theatre


To book the show for your school please download the school booking information pack and complete and return the booking form to:

You are welcome to phone to discuss your booking on 01603 615 564 but please be aware that the touring team do not work in the office full time, so email is usually the best point of contact.


Information for Schools



         School booking information pack 


          Gallery of images from the show 

You can book tickets online for this event via the UEA ticket office*, or by phone through our box office.

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*Please note that an additional booking fee will be added to the ticket price