Gareth WilliamsMr MacNeep Has Lost His Sheep
A brrr-illiant festive adventure for 3 to 7 year olds
About the Show
Ticket price: £6-8
Running time approx: 45 mins
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Join us for a magical, fun-filled story all about the importance of friendship, specially written for 3 to 7 year olds. Featuring a lively mix of singing, live music and puppetry, this beautiful and atmospheric show invites your wee ones right into the story, with plenty of opportunities for participation, jokes, songs and dancing.
Poor Farmer MacNeep…it’s the snowiest, sleetiest, windiest night of the year and two of his favourite sheep are missing. Maybe they’re trapped in the snow – oh no! But these aren’t just any silly old sheep. This clever pair have built themselves a lovely, cosy cave in the snow and are waiting out the wild winter weather, snug in their warm, woolly jumpers.
Farmer MacNeep is nearly ready to start the search with his clever side kick, Flossie the sheep dog, and a host of other farmyard friends – but we need your help too... So don’t be sheepish – book your tickets now!
Running time approx. 45 minutes
“The perfect introduction to live performances for younger children”
“Gareth Williams's music is perfectly and beautifully pitched”
Cast & creatives
Chris Alexander, Marie Claire Breen, Andrew Drummond Huggan & Darren Gallacher
Composer / Musical Director
Marian Colquhoun & Alice Hebdon
What to expect
There will be large mats on the floor in front of the performance area, with chairs for the adults behind. Each mat can fit up to 32 children. You are welcome to sit wherever you feel most comfortable.
All mats and chairs will be sanitised between performances.
We're doing everything we can to keep audiences, performers and staff members safe, and we want you to feel assured that we are taking every measure possible to make sure this is the case. You can find out more about the measures we have in place on our 'Mr MacNeep - What to Expect' page.
Supported by Garfield Weston Foundation (Weston Culture Fund), The W.A. Cargill Fund & Scottish Opera’s Education Angels