Returning to his childhood home, a man finds himself standing beside the pond of the old Sussex farmhouse where he used to play. He’s transported to his 12th birthday when his friend Lettie claimed it wasn’t a pond, but an ocean… Plunged into a magical world, their survival depends on their ability to reckon with ancient forces that threaten to destroy everything around them.
Adapted from the best-selling Neil Gaiman novel by Joel Horwood and directed by Katy Rudd, this spectacular and thrilling adventure is a tour de force of imagination and storytelling.
Please note: This production contains scenes that some people may find distressing, and strobe lighting.
Is this the new Curious Incident?
A magical adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s novel that celebrates what theatre can do
It tackles dark and serious subjects through a story that is full of imaginative wonder
Sensational stage adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s novel
A dynamic and quirky stage spectacular
Magical and macabre tale is far from usual family fare