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Show Information
Showing on:
Sun 7 January 2024
Aprrox. 30mins
Age Guidance:

The world is a very big place, especially for a tiny baby penguin who is just finding his feet.

The shimmering stars and glistening snow spin around our little hero, while the mountains tower high and the wind rushes to and fro. And although baby penguin may be small his family know he’s the biggest thing of all.

This early years favourite is a touching story about a parent and their love for their child by cherished children’s author Emma Dodd.

Ideal for toddlers aged 2-5 as their first theatre experience.

A Little Angel Theatre production based on the book by Emma Dodd published by The Templar Company Limited.


Booking for a nursery?

We can’t wait to welcome nursery groups to our magical tots show this festive season!

For every 10 tickets you book you will receive a free ticket for a teacher/member of support staff, in order to receive this offer, please book (and even pre-order your ice cream) by filling in our form or by calling our customer experience team on 01206 573948. Please be aware the form will ask you for your first and second choice performances dates and times, so please do have a look through the performance schedule below before heading over to the form.

Schools Order Form


If you’d prefer to attend a Relaxed Performance (where lighting and sound effects will be reduced) we have one scheduled on Fri 5 Jan, 12.30pm.

You can also see our visual story below (be aware of spoilers).

Download the Me… Visual Story

For Fun

Add to the magic of your visit and download our free Me… colouring sheet!

If you complete it before your visit, you can add it to our gallery outside our Studio.

Download the Me… Colouring Sheet

Please Note

Our Peak performances run from Fri 22 Dec 2023 until Mon 1 Jan 2024.

For Off Peak performances, book between Fri Jan – Sun 7 Jan 2024.

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Kate Millner

Local creative and Mercury Creatives alumnus Kate Millner will be the puppeteer for Me…
Kate penned the script for the Christmas 2021 advert for In Colchester and the script (adapted from an original story by Neil D’Arcy Jones), music and lyrics for the children’s musical King Coel’s Curtains, which premiered last year in Colchester Castle Park.

Directed by: Samantha Lane
Set designed and made by: Simon Plumridge
Puppets designed and made by: Jimmy Grimes
Music composed by: Arran Glass


An ideal introduction to theatre for little people

The Stage


Obscenely adorable

Time Out


A lovely Christmas treat for the little people in your life.

West End Wilma

A magical production

Culture Whisper

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