Young People’s Theatre Newcastle


2018 Production // 9 July to 18 August 2018


Carlo Colodi’s centuries-old tale about a marionette that comes to life after learning to be brave, faithful and truthful has been captivating children for centuries. Come and join Pinocchio, his cricket friend, Claudius, the suave con-artist Ignatius and his unfortunate accomplice Hiccup and a host of other colourful and fun characters as this tale is brought to life once more.

This beloved children’s classic, amazes and delights the audience as Pinocchio gradually discovers the dangers of selfishness and the importance of honesty, told with all the hallmarks of traditional pantomimes in this fantastic adventure to delight all ages!

Presented by Young People’s Theatre, Newcastle INC
Director/Musical Director: Michael Nolan
Choreographer: Casey Nolan
Assistant Directors: Maddy Newland and Shoba Alexander
Production Assistant: Stephano De Dona
Audience Suitability: 3 to 103!
Performance Dates: 9 July to 18 August 2018
Duration: 90 minutes (plus a 20 minute interval)

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