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The Tortoise & the Hare

Welcoming Northern Ballet to Ipswich for the first time, Tortoise and the Hare will bring this much-loved Aesop’s fable to life at the Jerwood DanceHouse.
Northern Ballet reimagines the much-loved Aesop’s fable Tortoise & the Hare for children and young families to experience and enjoy live dance, music and theatre. As part of an extensive national tour throughout spring 2016, Tortoise & the Hare will be performed at the Jerwood DanceHouse on Wednesday 23 March at 2.00, 4.00 and 6.00pm.
Once upon a time there was a 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!

Tortoise & the Hare is the latest in the company’s award-winning series of Short Ballets for Small People, following on from the sell-out successes of Three Little Pigs, Elves & the Shoemaker and The Ugly Duckling which was later adapted into a BAFTA winning programme for CBeebies.

Performance details and Box Office information
DanceEast, Jerwood DanceHouse, Foundry Lane, Ipswich, IP4 1DW
Box Office: 01473 295230 | DANCEEAST.CO.UK

Dates: Wednesday 23 March | 2.00pm (SOLD OUT), 4.00pm & 6.00pm
Ticket Prices: £10, £7 concessions, £30 Family Ticket, £5 Schools Groups
These child-friendly performances last approximately 40 minutes

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