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The Mystery of the Raddlesham Mumps

Murray Lachlan Young

Show Info

After the windswept double funeral of his parents, 7-year-old Crispin (or Crispin de Quincy de Faversham Clumps to give him his full name) inherits his ancestral home – Raddlesham Mumps. He finds himself in a huge empty house with only an ancient butler for company. And when that butler, Kenilworth, begins to tell him about the bizarre and hilarious deaths of his deeply eccentric ancestors the story takes flight on darkly comic wings. 

In this brand-new show Murray mixes compelling story-telling and poetry with a brilliant score, a healthy dose of physical theatre and a touch of silliness. It’s a gothic tale which will make you and your family shudder and laugh out loud!

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This performance will be BSL signed

This show is part of the Big Imaginations Children’s Theatre Festival

Suitability: Suitable for ages 7+

Ormskirk Library

Friday 25 October 2019 02:00pm

Tickets: £8 Ad / £6 Child / £18 Family of 3 / £22 Family of 4

To book tickets call in to the library directly or email: ormskirk.library@lancashire.gov.uk
You can contact the library call centre on 0300 1236703 and ask to be connected to Ormskirk Library (check library opening times).

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