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Ugly Duckling

Ugly Duckling

Created and performed by Kathy and Andrew Kim
Directed by Mark Whitaker
Based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen

Life isn’t much fun in the farmyard for the misfit ‘duckling’. Teased and tormented, he dreams of kindlier places beyond the farm gates. But will he survive out there?

Join in the adventures of this famous ‘under-dog’ in Hans Christian Andersen’s much-loved tale of transformation, brought to you in Thingumajig’s house style – beautiful puppet characters, live music, captivating story-telling and a generous sprinkling of theatre magic.

50 minutes. Recommended for ages 5 and up



Puppets, set and costumes by Kathy and Andrew Kim
with Rowan Szulek, Ian Broscomb, Mark Whitaker,
Sue Walpole and Lesley Hassall

Music by Kathy Kim

Produced in association with