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Red Riding Hoods Magic Purse

Before the children go back to school, why not treat them with a taste of live theatre.

The Market Place Theatre in Armagh is welcoming back the fabulous Clydebuilt Puppet Theatre with the wonderful tale of ‘Red Riding Hood’s Magic Purse’.

A classic story told with a difference. Meet an adventurous Red Riding Hood, an independent Granny, and of course the wonderful, Wicked Wolf who is so hungry he could eat almost anything!

The Wolf plans to have ’Grannie for lunch and Little Rosie for afternoon tea… With rod-glove puppets and shadow theatre combined with original music and sounds, find out how Red Riding Hood’s ‘Magic Purse’ saves the day in this delightful show.

‘Red Riding Hood’s Magic Purse’ will be staged on Saturday 25 August at 2pm. Tickets are priced £5 each. This show is suitable for children aged 3+. Tickets can be booked through the Box Office on [028] 3752 1821, or online at

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