Once there was a remarkable, one-legged tin soldier who fell in love with a beautiful paper dancer. One day he tumbled out of the play room window, and so began a perilous journey into the great unknown…

This playful retelling of Hans Christian Andersen’s poetic and touching story uses light, projected animations and simple materials that are skilfully transformed through puppetry to create a theatrical experience that will engage and touch young hearts and minds.

One a handful of dedicated building-based puppet theatres in England, Norwich Puppet Theatre has been a hub for leading international puppeteers and theatre makers over the past thirty years, inspiring the use of traditional and contemporary puppet craft in its many productions.

Best Children’s Show – Time Out