Easter treat for your little ones - Hare and the Tortoise at the Stephen Joseph

Hare and the Tortoise at the Stephen Joseph Theatre
Hare and the Tortoise at the Stephen Joseph Theatre

This year’s Easter holiday treat for the youngest members of the family at Scarborough’s Stephen Joseph Theatre is Hare and Tortoise.

Adapted by Brendan Murray from the much-loved Aesop’s Fable, the show takes the audience through the seasons to witness an exciting race between two competitors who couldn’t be more unevenly matched. Who will win – speedy Hare or slow Tortoise?

Directed by Cheryl Govan, the associate director, the cast features professional actors Max Runham as Hare and Ceridwen Smith as Tortoise alongside community actors Ruby Hilton and Georgia Mason.

Design is by Julia Wray, lighting design by Paul Stear and original music is composed by Jack Radish.

Hare and Tortoise can be seen in the McCarthy auditorium at at 10.30am and 1.45pm each day from Tuesday April to Saturday April 20. Tickets are £6 for children and £10 for adults (babies under 18 months go free, but must have a ticket), and are available from the box office on 01723 370541 or via the website: www.sjt.uk.com