Dance troupe bring Aesop's fable to life

Following the success of Ugly Duckling, Three Little Pigs and Elves and the Shoemaker and the TV adaptations for CBeebies, Northern Ballet apply their magic touch to Tortoise and the Hare at the Maltings. in Berwick.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 18 February, 2016, 10:22

Bringing this much-loved Aesop’s fable to life, the show has been designed for over-threes and is the perfect opportunity for little ones to enjoy live ballet, music and theatre.

It tells the story of speedy Hare, who never stopped talking about how fast he could run. Tired of being teased for his slowness, Tortoise challenged him to a race. No one thought he could win, but life is full of surprises.

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It’s on at 2pm, 4pm and 6pm on Saturday. Tickets are £5.50, £4.50 for children.