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Coppelia – A Mystery

Fri 16 Jul–Sat 7 Aug

New Vic Production

A spellbinding adventure suitable for all ages! Families will take an hour-long journey outside and into the theatre, through a woodland glade and down an inviting street of shops, leading to the toyshop of the mysterious Doctor Coppelius – a toyshop with a curious secret that one girl is determined to discover. Enter into this magical world filled with love, mischief and mystery to uncover the toyshop’s secrets… perhaps spotting a few surprises on the way!

New Vic Artistic Director Theresa Heskins (last year’s The Prince and the Pauper; Olivier Award-winning The Worst Witch; UK Theatre Awards Best Show for Children and Young People The Snow Queen) brings her trademark innovative storytelling to reinvigorate this timeless story, alongside a creative team who magically brought to life previous New Vic Christmas shows including The Wind in the Willows, Treasure Island and The Borrowers.

Tickets* £15.00 (Concessions £10.00)

*£1 transaction fee per ticket applies if booked online

Please note: This performance is currently being sold in accordance with current social distancing guidelines. Should government guidance on social distancing change prior to the date of the performance, we may release additional tickets for the event. In this event, all ticket holders will be informed prior to their visit.

Accessible performances:
Relaxed performance:       Tuesday 3 Aug 2.30pm
Audio described:                Saturday 7 Aug 1.00pm
Captioned performance:  Saturday 7 Aug 4.00pm

Listen to our Coppelia Audio Trailer here

Download the Visual Story of Coppelia – A Mystery here


Booking Information
Showing: Friday 16 July–Saturday 7 August 2021

Tickets: £15.00 - £15.00

Interpreted Performances

Captioned: 4.00pm Sat 7 August
Audio described: 1.00pm Sat 7 August

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“Magical show about a mysterious toy shop is now open…”

Rachel Lawton, The Sentinel
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Mark Fisher, The Guardian
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“a must see play for all ages…”

David Bithell, Kiln Radio

“perfect welcome back to live theatre…”

Bethan Shufflebotham,

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