A Hoglets play by Gemma Curry.

A magical play about swashbuckling pirates, flying ships, shooting stars and what happens when you can’t sleep?

On his first night in a new house, a young boy called Bear faces his fears, heads through his creepy cupboard door and discovers an incredible adventure on the other side.

Hoglets Theatre presents this magical tale of swashbuckling pirates, flying ships and shooting stars, adapted from an original story by Gemma Sharp.

Brought to life through larger-than-life characters, action, song and immersive storytelling, The Sleep Pirates is an imagination-firing treat for pre-school and primary-aged children.

Aimed at children aged 3-7 years old

Running time: approx 30 minutes. 

Written by Gemma Curry
Devised and developed with Toby Gordon, Rachel Watkinson, Matt Pattison and Andy Curry.
Costume by Julia Smith.

Upcoming shows

Sat 9th April 2022 – Newby and Scalby Library – Buy tickets >
Thurs 14th April 2022 – Pickering Library – Buy tickets >
Sat 16th April 2022 – Knaresborough Library – Buy tickets >
Weds 20th April 2022 – Settle Library – Buy tickets >
Fri 23rd April 2022 – Helmsley Arts Centre – Buy tickets >

Booking a performance

THE SLEEP PIRATES performances can be booked for your school, group, venue or festival. 

We can also twin a performance with a specially designed interactive workshop.

For information on pricing or any other aspect please get in touch >