Event Date:

From 1st December

Until 30th December


A Wrong Crowd Production (local theatre company Resident at Theatre Royal Plymouth.)

Growing up isn’t easy, especially when you’re in love with a bear. This is a story about a girl who dares to follow her longing. The youngest daughter of a king, she feels like a misfit.

Then one night a compelling dream leads her deep into the snowy forest, where a chance encounter sets her on a fateful path she could never have anticipated.

This coming-of-age theatre production was a sell-out success at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and has since toured the length and breadth of the UK. Featuring stunning puppetry, enchanting music and deft humour, the play shares its roots with Beauty and the Beast.

We welcome all ages to see the show and encourage families, couples and children to come and enjoy this dark fairy-tale for everyone young and old aged 8+.

The critics love the show, unanimously giving rave reviews during its first outing:

✭✭✭✭✭  5 Stars       Edinburgh Evening News, British Theatre Guide, Fest, Three Weeks

✭✭✭✭ 4 Stars           The Guardian, The List, The Scotsman, The Herald, Metro, Broadway Baby

£6 (previews) / £10 full price / £30 family of 4 (2 adults + 2 children 8 yrs +)

Everyone 8 years +


From DARTINGTON LIVE: A new seasonal programme of plays, performance and music


Dartington Live is working with acclaimed artists and thinkers from around the world to tackle some of today’s very real challenges and explore the ‘big’ questions in an imaginative, innovative and transformative way.

We invite you to join our journey. It will be challenging and exciting, sometimes a little controversial, but always dynamic and engaging.

12:00:00 12:00:00 Europe/London THE GIRL WITH THE IRON CLAWS SPACE – Studio 1
The Dartington Hall Trust
The Elmhirst Centre
Dartington Hall
Devon TQ9 6EL

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