The Sorcerer’s Apprentice at Waterside Arts

Sarah Gaffney-Lang, Families Editor
The Sorcerer's Apprentice - a sketch of a white house

The Sorcerer's Apprentice at Waterside, Manchester 2 February 2020 Tickets from £7.00 — Book now

Taking inspiration from Goethe’s poem, written in 1797, family theatre makers, Soap Soup Theatre and Open Attic Company, come to Waterside Arts to bring you a magical and updated version of The Sorcerer’s Apprentice. 

Imagine if your neighbour was actually a sorcerer whose house was powered entirely by magic? Would you know how to cope with a vacuum cleaner that has a mind of its own?!

This thrilling version of a classic tale is packed with beautiful puppets and hilarious characters.

Recommended for children aged 3 and above.

55 minutes, no interval.

The Sorcerer's Apprentice at Waterside, Manchester 2 February 2020 Tickets from £7.00 Book now


Session Features
2 February 2020
2:00pm — 3:00pm

Always double check opening hours with the venue before making a special visit.

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