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Emil and the Detectives

Erich Kästner's classic tale told in intimate theatrical style by two skilled actors immersed in smoke and mirrors, miniature worlds and a cinematic score.

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Company: Slingsby
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Emil and the Detectives

Date: 29 Oct 2019

Never underestimate the determination of a child.

Young Emil catches a train to visit family in the big city but something valuable is stolen. When a group of resourceful children rally together, the thief soon discovers Emil was not such an easy target.

Told in an intimate theatrical style by two skilled actors immersed in smoke and mirrors, miniature worlds and a cinematic score, Emil and the Detectives is created for audiences ages 8+ and their families.

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