The Gingerbread Man

19 Feb, 20 Feb
Various times

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Run Time
60 minutes (interval)

Imagine being born in an oven and the first person you meet wants to dunk you in his tea! 

Come and see the adventure of the deliciously smelling GINGERBREAD MAN and meet the bravest biscuit of all times! 

Stuff and Nonsense apply their usual brilliance with a mix of puppetry, live action, great music, humour and a stunning staging of this well-loved classic tale. 

Suitable for 3+ – no scary bits – just don’t turn up hungry!  

Now run, run, as fast as you can, you need to get tickets to catch this Gingerbread Man! 

Created with public funding from Arts Council England through Grants for the Arts, support from The Berry Theatre, Hedge End & The Point Eastleigh, with additional support from Salisbury Playhouse and further support from Lighthouse Poole in 2020. 

Director Niki McCretton

Assistant Director Ed Trotter 

Puppetry Holly Miller 

Performers Jake England-Johns and Hobbit 

Composer Matt Huxley 

Lyricist Toby Gascoigne 

Design & Set Build James Lewis, Tin Shed    Scenery 

Costume Rebecca Lewis 

Lighting Design Ollie Titterington 

Our 2pm show on Sat 19 Feb is socially distanced.

If you require a visual guide about the show that gives details of what to expect then please contact us, you can request this prior to booking or following booking – we aren’t sharing this far and wide as usual because of the spoiler alerts!

*M15 resident or a Z-arts Bright Sparks member? You may be eligible for discounted tickets. Chat to our Box Office team for more details, or log into your account to receive an automatic discount at the checkout!*

If you’re having problems booking online – Please ring or email our Box Office to book your place 0161 226 1912/

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Getting there

Z-arts, 335 Stretford Road
M15 5ZA
Greater Manchester

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