West Berkshire Council

Follow the Pied Piper - 1 June at Shaw House, Newbury

When the Pied Piper plays his flute, the rats run, the greedy Mayor rubs his hands and the children dance...

Pied Piper Puppet Show at Shaw House

Issued on: 5 May 2017


Norwich Puppet Theatre's lively re-telling of the traditional tale draws on the story's historical origins, the Brothers Grimm and the Robert Browning poem of the Pied Piper.

This humorous and irresistible one person show combines a skilful mix of puppetry, foot-tapping music and storytelling leaving audiences of all ages entranced.

Suitable for ages 3 - 7 but younger and older children are welcome.

Running time 45 minutes (no interval)

Tickets: £9 Adult; £7 Under 16s

Available from Shaw House or online. Shaw House and cafe open from 10am.  Performance at 2pm

 'Fantastic!' Lyn Gardner, The Guardian

 'Every aspect of this show was of the highest quality, the story was well told, the actor was engaging and the puppets were wonderful.' Eve Stebbing, The Eastern Daily Press