OLD Touring

Old Tinderbox

For children aged 4 and above and their families

On tour from 1st October 2016 - 30th April 2017


A roguish soldier acquires a magic tinderbox which gives him the power to summon three extraordinary dogs to do his bidding. 

Watch the soldier’s remarkable roller coaster adventure from rags to riches and back again! Will he survive and win the love of the beautiful princess?

Norwich Puppet Theatre breathes new life into Hans Christian Andersen’s classic tale of magic, bravery and love with puppetry, animation and music.

Directed and designed by Joy Haynes

Animation by Alison Harvey and Suzie Hanna

Music composed by Phil Archer

Performed by Gemma Khawaja and Paul Preston-Mills


"An enchanting tale that’s full of magic moments" Eastern Daily Press

To book the show for a venue or school contact the touring team on 01603 615 564  or email touring@puppettheatre.co.uk

Information for Venues

The solider

 Touring Information Pack

The magic dog  Marketing Pack
The Queen  Marketing and press images

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