Grandad’s Island

Engine House

25 Mar 12.00pm & 3.00pm
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Grandad’s Island

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Syd’s favourite person in the whole wide world is Grandad. And Grandad’s favourite person is Syd.  

Join this intrepid duo as they head off on a heartwarming adventure filled with songs, laughter and jungles, which will change their lives forever.

Benji Davies’s award-winning book is brought magically and sensitively to life by the team behind Flat Stanley and Red Riding Hood.


Age Guidance: 5–8 (recommended due to the amount of dialogue, but aspects of the show will appeal to children of all ages)
Duration: 50m (no interval)
Show info: This play explores themes of grief and loss in a manner appropriate to the recommended audience. This review provides helpful detail.

We are unable to admit latecomers to this performance; please allow ample time to arrive and collect your tickets.

"a charming show which is as thought-provoking as it is beautiful"

Arts York

This beautifully acted, lovingly presented bundle of fun is a real theatrical treasure

Arts York

"charming, heartwarming two-hander ... even the youngest audience members were engaged throughout"

Little Vikings

"The kids were mesmerised – it was such a lovely, lovely tale"

York Mumbler

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