THE UNICORN ON TOUR

To date, around 50,000 people have seen Unicorn productions on 27 separate tours. Our shows have been all over: Manchester to Melbourne, Norfolk to New York, Traverse to Tbilisi, Sheffield to Singapore. See below for shows currently able for touring.

For further information, including technical specifications, please contact touring@unicorntheatre.com.

JERAMEE, HARTLEBY AND OOOGLEMORE

IT’S NOT WHAT YOU SAY, IT’S HOW YOU SAY IT.

Written by Gary Owen
Directed by Tim Crouch

★★★★ 'A delicious piece of clowning theatre' The Guardian
★★★★ 'Smart, surreal and delightfully sensual comedy' Time Out

Revelling in delightful innocence and glorious stupidity, Jeramee, Hartleby and Oooglemore is a surprising and surreal encounter with three people who have a lot to say but only three words with which to say it. Directed by Tim Crouch (I MalvolioAn Oak Tree) and written by Gary Owen (Iphigenia in Splott, National Theatre; Violence and Son, Royal Court).

Fees Available upon request
Proposed run Available for half or full weeks from 2018
Requirements Playing area 6m by 8m and minimum grid height 5m


THE VELVETEEN RABBIT

REAL ISN’T HOW YOU ARE MADE. IT’S A THING THAT HAPPENS TO YOU.

By Margery Williams
Directed by Purni Morell

★★★★ ‘Utterly gripping...’ The Guardian 
★★★★ ‘The children sat entranced’ Daily Mail 
★★★★ 'A perfect show' WhatsOnStage

There once was a Velveteen Rabbit, and in the beginning he was really splendid. He was fat and bunchy, as a Rabbit should be; and for at least two hours the Boy loved him.

For ages 5+ / 90 mins running time including interval / Suits mid-scale and large venues / In English or local language / Touring company 7 people / Get-in approx 1 day / This performance can also be remade with some local performers in a mixture of English and local language

Fees Available upon request
Proposed run Available for full weeks, minimum performances 5
Stage requirements Venues that can provide playing space of 12m wide * 15m deep, with wing space of 2.5m, full height flying capability and underfloor traps (negotiable). The venue will also be asked to provide a grand piano and a rabbit. 

Trailer from the Unicorn's 2017 Christmas run (17 Nov - 31 Dec). To see the show contact touring@unicorntheatre.com


A WINTER'S TALE

ENTER A WORLD WHERE THE PLAYGROUND AND PALACE COLLIDE.

By Ignace Cornelissen
Based on The Winter's Tale by William Shakespeare
Directed by Purni Morell

Based on Shakespeare’s late comedy, this hilarious new production turns the world of The Winter’s Tale on its head, becoming a play within a play, in which four performers present Shakespeare’s story of Kings and Queens and bears in the forest - a world of petty jealousies and playground rites, in which it’s always the servants who draw the short straw.

For ages 7+ / 55 mins running time / in any language, for venues of any size / Cast of 4 

This performance is available to be remade and toured with local performers

MY MOTHER MEDEA

WHY SHOULD WE HAVE TO ADAPT WHEN WE’RE NOT WANTED IN THE FIRST PLACE?

By Holger Schober
Translated by David Tushingham
Directed by Justin Audibert

★★★★ The Guardian
'Holger Schober’s sideways glance at Medea couldn’t be more timely.' The Stage

Born to megastar parents, teenagers Eriopis and Polyxenos have a lot to live up to – and a lot to feel angry about - but they’re fed up of being ‘the foreign kids’. This modern play by Austrian playwright Holger Schober offers a new perspective on the age-old Greek myth. The audience sit at school desks as the new kids take centre stage and their story unravels.

For ages 13+ / 50 mins running time / Suits small studio venues / In English – advanced English required / Touring company 4 people / Get-in approx 5 hours if LX pre-rigged

Fees variable plus freight etc.
Available for small-scale touring and schools touring
Stage requirements flexible


BABY SHOW

IT'S BABY'S FIRST ADVENTURE.

Created by Sarah Argent & Kevin Lewis
Directed by Sarah Argent

'...the perfect way to launch a theatre-going habit.' The Guardian

Baby Show is our ever-popular sensory performance with captivating images and intriguing sounds that keep little ones rapt. The show playfully explores getting ready to go outside.

For 6 – 18 months / 35 mins running time / Suits small studio venues & rooms / No language required / Touring company 2 – 3 people / Get-in approx 3 hours

Fees Available upon request
Requirements maximum of 20 babies allowed per performance


SEESAW

A SEESAW ONLY WORKS WITH TWO.

By Stewart Melton
Directed by Sarah Argent

'Holds some big truths within an endearingly simple narrative.' A Younger Theatre

Being little can be hard work. There are holes to dig, sand castles to make, treasures to find, adventures to be had. It's much easier when you have a friend to help. But what if making friends is hard work too?  Seesaw explores the push and pull of friendship, and the ups and downs of being very young.

For ages 3+ / 45 mins running time / Suits small studio venues / Simple English useful / Touring company 4 people / Get-in approx 1 day if LX pre-rigged / Resource Pack 

This is a deaf-friendly production
This performance can also be remade and toured with local performers and in local language 

Fees Available upon request
Proposed run Available for half or full weeks from 2018
Requirements venues must supply sand and pre-rig