In the Winter Wood

Come and snuggle down for tales full of bravery and friendship

29 Nov - 17 Feb

Adventure Theatre Ages
3 - 6

A Polka Theatre and Apples and Snakes production

Come and snuggle down in our Adventure Theatre for tales full of bravery and friendship.

When Pig and Goat discover they’re being fattened up for a winter feast, they decide to run away to find a little house in the winter woods, where they can live happily together. Along their journey they meet Goose, Hare and Cockerel, who offer their special skills to help build their new home.

Running time 45 minutes (no interval)


Cast & Creative

Deviser & Story Teller Jan Blake
Designer Matthew Edwards
Composer & Sound Designer Silver Sepp
Lighting Designer Clancy Flynn


Act, dance, create, explore… at Polka we have opportunities for everyone to get involved. Don’t miss our show related workshops:

Winter Tales 4 January | Ages 6 months – 2yrs

Winter Tales 4 January | Ages 2 – 3yrs

Winter Tales 4 January | Ages 3 – 4yrs

Winter Tales 4 January | Ages 3 – 5yrs


We are committed to making Polka accessible to everyone. We are offering the following access performances for In the Winter Wood :

Relaxed Performance Sun 2 Dec, 11.05am
Integrated BSL Performance Sat 19 Jan, 11.05am

Ticket Prices

Adults & Children £12.50 | Concessions* £9 | Previews £9
£1.50 transaction charge per booking

Schools: Tickets £9 | Previews £7.50  one free teacher/adult ticket for every 10 student tickets

*Concession rates are available to recipients of Personal Independence Payment (PIP) and Jobseekers Allowance. To book a concession ticket please call the Box Office on 020 8543 4888 (proof of status may be required)


Age Policy

Recommended for Ages 3 – 6

Click to read our Age Policy

Dates & Times

Please select your preferred date and performance:

Nov 2018