What the Ladybird Heard

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Wednesday, 8 December 2021 - Sunday, 2 January 2022
10-11am, 12-1pm, 3-4pm
Exeter Northcott Theatre

The much-loved stage adaptation of What the Ladybird Heard, from bestselling children’s author Julia Donaldson and award-winning illustrator Lydia Monks, is heading out on tour to entertain families around the country. This farmyard frolic brings family-friendly live entertainment back to theatres, with music, original songs, puppetry and rhymes galore!

Bringing the farmyard to life will be Nikita Johal (Spring Awakening, Hope Mill), Roddy Lynch (A Christmas Carol, Theatre Royal Bath), James Mateo-Salt (The Pirate Queen, London Coliseum), Matthew McPherson (The Jolly Christmas Postman, Oxford Playhouse), and Abigail Middleton (Pig, Royal Court Theatre Liverpool). Showcasing live instrumental music, original songs, puppetry and rhymes galore this exciting adaptation is a treat for the whole family.

A colourful countryside adventure brought to life on stage, What the Ladybird Heard is a fantastic introduction to theatre for the little ones. Packed with plenty of audience participation and full of laughs this retelling of the classic children’s book is the tale of one quiet Ladybird on her quest to save the day!

Under 16s ticket: £14
Schools: £10 per ticket (selected performances).