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There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly at Ffwrnes

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Start Date: 26 May 2024
Start Time: 2:30 pm
Extra Times Info:

Open at 2pm, Show Starts at 2.30pm

Price: Full Price £12.50, Concession £10.50, Family of 4 £42

Are you ready for a day filled with laughter, songs, and a touch of magic? “There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly” is coming to the Ffwrnes Theatre in Llanelli, and it’s shaping up to be a fantastic family outing. The People’s Theatre Company is at the helm, bringing this much-loved nursery rhyme to life in a way that’s bound to captivate audiences of all ages.

This isn’t just any theatrical event; it’s a milestone celebration of the 50th anniversary of Pam Adams’ best-selling book. Imagine the delight as the story unfolds on stage, offering a fresh and enchanting twist on the classic tale. This version introduces a group of aliens who’ve crash-landed on Earth. Their mission? To get back home, but there’s a catch – their rocket doesn’t run on regular fuel but on stories, and they need the greatest story in the universe to power their journey. Enter the old lady with her peculiar dietary habits, which might just be the story they’re looking for.

What makes this show a must-see is its unique blend of live action, animation, and puppetry, creating a truly immersive experience. This magical re-telling of “There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly” promises to surprise and delight, bridging the gap between generations and bringing both children and nostalgic adults together.

Crafted by the creators of “Don’t Dribble On The Dragon,” this show has been specially designed for adults to enjoy alongside their little ones. It’s an opportunity to relive the joys of this mesmerising tale, complete with a feast of sing-along songs, colourful animal characters, and heartwarming family fun. It’s the perfect treat for anyone aged 2 to 102, promising an afternoon of entertainment and joy.

The songs from the show, including classics like “If You’re Happy and You Know It” and “Incy Wincy Spider,” are available to sing along to, making it a fantastic way to engage further with the performance. This engaging production is a brilliant way to introduce the younger audience to theatre while providing a nostalgic trip for those who grew up with the story.

Don’t let this whimsical adventure pass you by! Make sure to click the add to calendar button at the top of the page so you won’t forget this magical day out. And if you’re always on the hunt for more family-friendly activities, be sure to visit our What’s on in West Wales Page for a curated list of local events that promise fun for the whole family. “There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly” at the Ffwrnes Theatre in Llanelli promises to be a fab experience that brings families together, wrapped in the warmth of shared stories and songs.


    At a Glance

    Indoor Event
    OK for all ages
    Advance Booking
    On the Door Tickets Available
    Wheelchair Access
    Pushchair Access
    Toilets Available
    Refreshments Available
    Nappy Changing Facilities

    Looking for more Fun Family Friendly Events and Activities visit Our What’s On in West Wales page and if you’re up for a family road trip you’ll want to check out our Family Events Worth Travelling to page


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