Once Upon A Festival is our annual festival celebrating great work for families and young people

This is the third year of the festival which will run between Sunday 11 – Saturday 24 June

This year we have shows at Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds and venues across East Anglia including Lowestoft, Norwich, Southwold, Stowmarket, Thetford and venues in Fenland and Forest Heath

More shows will be added when we have finalised dates


Monday 12 & Tuesday 13 June
The Tiger Who Came to Tea

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Friday 16 & Saturday 17 June
The Elves and The Shoemaker

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Monday 19 & Tuesday 20 June
Alice in Wonderland

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We also have an extensive schools package which is ideal for schools participating in Arts Mark and Arts Award, the show and workshops available also provide great curriculum enrichment, including literacy, SMSC, Music, Art and physical Education. For more information about the shows on offer and how to get involved contact Georgina on georgina@theatreroyal.org

Once Upon a Festival 2017 is sponsored by: