Leeds theatre treat for youngsters

Storytelling wonderland the Rainbow Factory is entertaining families in Leeds with its festive production, Scrooge's Christmas Carol.

Thursday, 21st December 2017, 6:43 am
Updated Thursday, 21st December 2017, 6:45 am
STORYTIME: Scrooge (Bruce Sharp) and Ghost of Christmas Past (Lydia Toumazoo). PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Two of the Farsley centre’s regular performers, Bruce Sharp and Lydia Toumazou, have teamed up to re-imagine the classic Christmas tale for a younger audience. Their version of the Dickens favourite features ‘silly’ ghosts, puppets, catchy original songs and dancing.

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Hazel Merlino, the centre’s managing director, said: “It’s been fantastic to see so many of our regulars make this their annual family treat.”

The show is suitable for children aged two and over.