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Tortoise & the Hare, poster, illustration Emily Nuttall

Tortoise & the Hare

Once upon a time there was a speedy Hare who would never stop talking about how fast he could run. Sick of being teased for his slowness, Tortoise challenged him to a race. No one thought he could win, but life is full of surprises!

With playful characters and spellbinding music, this adorable ballet is sure to have your little ones dancing with excitement!

‘delightfully performed and expertly staged new short ballet for young people’
The Stage
Molly the Mole and The Bunnies warm up with Tortoise at the start of the race
The cheer-leading Bunnies with their carrot pom-poms
The Bunnies are there to cheer Hare on at the start of the race
Hare skips and leaps while Squirrel looks on

Creative Team

  • Dreda Blow
  • Sebastian Loe
Set Design
  • Ali Allen
  • Bruno Merz

Main illustration by Emily Nuttall. Photos taken by Brian Slater.