We are a theatre arts company based in The Peak District. We have over 20 years experience in creating work for theatres, schools and communities in and around the East Midlands. Our aim is to create heart warming theatrical adventures for people of all ages. Sharing the journey with audience, artists and partners on a path that is daring, delightful and inspirational.
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The Christmas Toyshop Mystery
Put down your mince pies, dust off your deerstalker hat and grab your mini magnifying glass!
A meddlesome mystery is materialising in the old toyshop.
Parcels keep popping up out of place and presents disappearing, what in the name of Father Christmas is going on?
Can you help our heroes uncover the clues, fish out the red herrings, and solve this seasonal mystery before the Christmas toyshop is turned topsy turvy?
Join those festive funsters babbling vagabonds for a baffling adventure full of mystery, magic and Christmas cheer.
Wagon of Wonder – Now Booking
Available for venues, libraries and schools.
A high-quality theatre production suitable for family audiences.
Experience the Wagon of Wonder, filled to the brim with curios, knicks and knacks. Owned by the enigmatic Madam Moo Moo, who travels the world trading treasures, magical machines, and traveller tat to adventurous explorers. However, today she is seeking out a place to hold her market stall, and so it is up to her trusty assistants to look after this wondrous Wagon. Join Prentice and Dogsbury as they set up Madam Moo Moo’s one-stop, pop-up shop of plenty. Discover the magical tales of mystery and derring-do behind some of their most prized possessions.
For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and request a production pack
The trusty assistants of Madam Moo Moo’s will work with participants to create a unique adventure story using the Babbling Vagabond’s tried and tested framework of story making.
The workshops take place in the classroom or outside weather permitting at the Wagon of Wonder!
Happenings – Our Events
We are hosting professional development days this October. The first is in Shadow puppetry and the second is in Finding Character.
More information coming soon.