Treasure Island is Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic tale of pirates and buried treasure from Bristol to a faraway Island. “Pieces of Eight! Pieces of eight!” yells Captain Flint, the parrot. This book is also where the phrase “You ho ho and a bottle of Rum!” comes from.
Meet Jim Hawkins, a young lad who gets himself caught up in an adventure across the seas. Follow the story as Jim meets Captain Smollett, Billy Bones and the most famous pirate of them all Long John Silver.
Barking Dog’s two talented actors (with the help of some puppets and children from the audience) present this exciting tale. With original music and audience participation as well as use of puppetry and mime, this is ideal for any children interested in travel, pirates, adventure, Music or Drama.
Free pre-activity from 10.30 am: Design your own pirate hats and paper plate boats
The Courtyard Centre for the Arts Edgar Street Hereford Herefordshire HR4 9JR
Sat 29 January