Sometimes a lie is a wish.
Once upon a time there was a lonely carpenter, a curious cat, and a little wooden puppet who one day came to life...
In this spectacular new version of the much-loved classic tale, Pinocchio discovers why it's best to always tell the truth. With a touch of magic from the blue fairy, enter a world of gingerbread villages and snow-capped mountains in this adventure of friendship and family, written by award-winning and internationally recognised writer Eve Leigh.
An entertaining adaptation of the popular fairytale for children 6+ and for teachers looking for a new play to introduce to students.
Adapted by Eve Leigh, winner of the Jerwood / Royal Court New Playwright Award in 2019 (with Jasmine Lee-Jones), a Women's Prize for Playwriting Finalist in 2020, and shortlisted for the Bruntwood Prize in 2019.
This edition was published to coincide with the world premiere at Unicorn Theatre, London, in November 2022.
|12th November 2022
|Methuen Drama an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
|Plays for Young People