Little Bulb are in the sixth week of their 5-week run at Bristol Old Vic, performing their family show Antarctica, a co-production with Bristol Old Vic and us. Here are the reviews…
“It’s gentle, funny and absolutely alive with theatrical magic”
A Younger Theatre
“beautifully and wholeheartedly mimicked the mannerisms…drawing gasps and laughter”
**** Bristol Post
“What a lovely, sweet, giggle-filled cuddly festive family show…see it while you can”
“The peerless Little Bulb Theatre embark on a tot-delighting, song-filled, puppet-enhanced South Pole exploration”
The Big Issue
“Antarctica is charming and delightful, guaranteed to amuse you and your children”
“Little Bulb present a visionary treat for the adults and an entertaining plot for children; enabling them to step into their own winter wonderland”
“computer-animated dancing penguins in the Hollywood Happy Feet films have nothing on their skating counterparts in this imaginative Christmas show”
“quietly unassuming, beautifully crafted and totally huggable”
**** The Guardian
And here’s what people have been saying on Twitter…
Little Bulb's Antarctica @BristolOldVic is a an absolute pleasure. Definitely wins this years award for best actor playing a penguin.
— lyngardner (@lyngardner) December 13, 2013
— Claire Thomson (@5oclockapron) December 14, 2013
— Tom Wainwright (@waincart) December 9, 2013
— Lee Waters AM (@Amanwy) December 14, 2013
— Dr Philip J Naylor (@P1dge0n) December 14, 2013
— Dot and Ethel (@DotandEthel) December 13, 2013
— Theatre Damfino (@theatredamfino) December 14, 2013
— Max Humphries (@MaxHumphries) December 14, 2013
— John Middleton (@johncmiddleton) December 15, 2013
— Rustin Allison (@RustinAllison) December 15, 2013
Antarctica runs from 27 November – 4 January at the Bristol Old Vic Studio. Find out more here.
Little Bulb will be appearing on our television screens TODAY! They are the house band for this year’s Cbeebies A Christmas Carol, the programme will be broadcast at 4.45pm and repeated on Christmas Eve on BBC1 at 9.30am.
The theatre office will close for Christmas from 5.30pm today and we will be back on January 2nd 2014. We will respond to all enquiries on our return.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!