17 December 2014 - 3 January 2015

‘Twas The Night Before Christmas

  • Adapted by
    Douglas Rintoul with Thomas Padden
  • Directed by
    Paul Stacey
  • Produced by
    Reading Rep (originally commissioned by Unicorn Theatre)

“ The perfect show for families… it will get children ready for the big day and will even give parents goose bumps!’ ”

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“ 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

Siân Goff headshot

Siân
Goff

as The Santa Scientist

Creative

Paul
Stacey

Director

Megan
Turnell

Assistant Director

Victoria
Spearing

Set Designer

Russell
Pearn

Technical Designer

Ana
Becker

Stage Manager

Christie
Wilkes

Assistant Stage Manager

Location

Reading Studio of Dramatic Art, Reading College, Kings Road, Reading RG1 4HJ

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