Mr. Men and Little Miss on Stage
Underbelly (George Square)
1st – 26th August (not 12th)
11.00 (60 mins)
Selladoor Family and Rockefeller Productions bring a brand new adaptation of Roger Hargreaves much loved children’s book series, Mr.Men & Little Miss On Stage to the Underbelly Edinburgh Fringe programme this summer 01 – 26 August at Udderbelly, George Square.
For the very first time, join your favourite Mr. Men and Little Miss characters as they leap off the page and onto the stage – as puppets – in this beautifully crafted and hilarious live stage show! For almost 50 years, Mr. Men and Little Misses have brought joy to millions of children all over the world through self-expression, colour, simplicity and humour. Featuring Mr Bump, Little Miss Sunshine, Mr Tickle, Little Miss Inventor and many more, Happyland bursts to life in a series of hilarious and colourful stories told through puppetry and music.
This brand-new show comes from two of the country’s leading family theatre producers: Selladoor Family whose recent tours include Madagascar the Musical, Guess How Much I Love You, James and the Giant Peach and Seussical and New York based Rockefeller Productions, the creators of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show and Elmer the Patchwork Elephant Show.
A firm family favourite since the books were first published in 1971 Mr. Men & Little Miss On Stage is written by James Corrigan, directed by Christa Harris with puppet design from Paul Jomain.
Alexander Parker lead producer for Selladoor Family says, “we’re delighted to be joining Underbelly to bring a new and exciting live theatre experience to the next generation of Fringe goers! Selladoor Family is committed to engaging young people in theatre and strongly believe these experiences help to develop a sense of imagination, playfulness and confidence”