Production images have been released for the New Vic Theatre’s Christmas production of Theresa Heskins new adaptation of Mark Twain’s enchanting tale The Prince and The Pauper.

Prepare for a tale full of heart, filled with imaginative storytelling, music, humour, swashbuckling derring-do and festive magic as the award-winning New Vic Theatre stage a brand-new adaptation of Twain’s tale about a chance meeting between two boys that will change their lives.

The Prince and the Pauper’s cast will feature real-life twin sisters Danielle and Nichole Bird, David Ahmad; Kieran Buckeridge; Gareth Cassidy ; Matthew Ganley; Elliot Gooch; Jasmin Hinds; Sufia Manya; Faz Shah; Tom Richardson; Margit van der Zwan and Joss Wyre.

Directed by the New Vic Theatre’s Artistic Director Theresa Heskins, The Prince and the Pauper will run in Newcastle-under-Lyme run until Saturday 25 January 2020.

For further information and tickets for The Prince and The Pauper call the New Vic Theatre Box Office on 01782 717962 or visit

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