A Grimm tale by the river for Christmas

Hansel and Gretel
Hansel and Gretel

Hunger gnaws at the stomach like a dog on a bone. If only… if only there were a cake… a cake as big as a house!

Sometimes, if you want something badly enough, it might just happen. But be careful what you wish for...

An enchanting production of the Brothers Grimm’s Hansel and Gretel comes to Preston’s New Continental over the festive period.

Horse + Bamboo present a show combining music, film, puppets and masks at the Broadgate pub on Tuesday, December 30.

Hansel and Gretel promises to be a feast for the senses. bringing a beautiful and mysterious version of the classic fairy tale.

Directed by Alison Duddle with support from Bob Frith and Jonny Quick, this is a delicious treat of a show; dark, chewy and delicious at heart, yet coated with a sprinkle of something light, sweet and zesty.

There will be two performances on the day, at 2pm and 4.30pm.

For adults and children 5+. Tickets £8, £6 concs (including under 16s) Available online from SEE Tickets & Skiddle, or from The Continental bar (01772 499 425) and Preston Visitor Information (01772 253 731).