About the show
Based on Carlo Collodi's classic tale, the musical follows the traditional Italian story of a wooden puppet yearning to be a real boy. Carved out of wood by the lonesome toymaker Geppetto, Pinocchio comes to life and embarks on an incredible series of mishaps and adventures. After a joyous odyssey of danger and discovery, the young boy learns all he truly-needs an unselfish heart and the love of his father.
The Adventures of Pinocchio is considered a canonical piece of children's literature. The beautiful children’s story has inspired hundreds of new editions, merchandising, movies, such as Walt Disney's iconic animated version, and has been translated into over 260 languages worldwide.
The Adventures of Pinocchio follows the British Theatre Academy’s incredible 2016 summer season which saw the company bring The Secret Garden to the West End and Annie Jr, which smashed box office records at the Arts Theatre in 2015.
BTA’s family musical is an exciting new production of this timeless story, brought to the stage by special arrangement with R&H Theatricals. Guaranteed to enchant the whole family, this classic tale arrives at the Ambassadors Theatre from the 26th July and runs till the 30th of August 2017.
Recommended forThe Adventures of Pinocchio is the perfect summer treat for young and old, a beautiful world-renowned tale that the whole family will adore.
Age Recommendations: 5+