Last toured Summer 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.
"An enchanting tale that’s full of magic moments" Eastern Daily Press
Directed and designed by Joy Haynes
Animation by Alison Harvey and Suzie Hanna
Music composed by Phil Archer
Performed by Paul Preston-Mills, Gemma Khawaja (2017 tour) and Seonaid Goody (first tour)
Photography by Andi Sapey