20 Dec 2014 - 27 Dec 2014

‘Twas The Night Before Christmas


“Truly magical…. a captivating and heartwarming story.”

The Stage

Adapted by Douglas Rintoul with Thomas Padden

Directed by Paul Stacey

Produced by Reading Rep (originally commissioned by Unicorn Theatre)

Reading Rep present a magical adaptation of Clement Clarke Moore’s festive poem. Bring your letters to Santa and join us at the North Pole. Meet the ‘Santa Scientist’ and discover her story about the night she met a certain twinkly eyed, round-bellied chap.

Originally written for his two daughters in 1923, Clement Clarke Moore’s much-loved ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas is still read to millions of children around the world today. This beautifully delicate adaptation, with stunning projection, is sure to be a family favourite this Christmas.

Cast & Creative

Siân Goff headshot
Siân Goff

as The Santa Scientist

Paul Stacey


Megan Turnell

Assistant Director

Victoria Spearing

Set Designer

Russell Pearn

Technical Designer

Ana Becker

Stage Manager

Christie Wilkes

Assistant Stage Manager