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Ducks on the hat, made a quack. Owls "whoo whoo" on the hat too. I liked when they moved their feet around. Snow came from the roof.

East Craigs Primary School

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Molly Whuppie

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Molly Whuppie is based on a traditional Scottish tale. Molly is a Scottish super-hero, a bold wee girl who climbs the mountain to brave the forest, the Giant and the Bridge of the One Hair, in search of food for the Winter Feast. She discovers a Giant and a King who are not what they seem – the Giant is in fact a joyous ukulele-playing Gardener, persecuted by the wicked King Boris, covetous of his Neverempty Purse, his Dragon Sword and his Singing Ring! Most importantly she discovers that she herself is cleverer and braver than she ever imagined.

Molly Whuppie was first adapted by Virginia Radcliffe in 2001 and has been seen by over 33,000 people all over Scotland. It has played as the Christmas show twice at The Traverse, The Byre St Andrews and Greater Easterhouse Arts and toured extensively from distant Highland village halls to inner city Glasgow housing schemes. The last production was in 2016. The LicketyTale of Molly Whuppie has also toured to Sweden and Ireland.

Molly Whuppie is suitable for everyone aged 3 years old and up, including children with additional needs and English as an additional language. 

Check out our blog on Molly Whuppie at EdFringe 2016 and read more about the show in the Leap in here! page.

document Molly Whuppie Newsletter Dec 2014

 

 

Testimonials


LOVED the show. I loved all of it! Virginia's a genius!Audience member. The LicketyTale of Molly Whuppie, December 2013
My five year old was on the edge of her seat the whole time!Parent
Amazing to see my 2-year-old completely caught up in the story! Very cleverly done with a real understanding of how to keep the audience engaged.Audience member. The LicketyTale of Molly Whuppie, December 2013

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