Stories in the Dark
Book Tickets

Stories in the Dark

Presented by: Marion Leeper

Sat 1st Jun 2019 to Sat 1st Jun 2019

Price: £9.00 - £32.00

Running time: 30 minute show followed by 20 minutes shadow play

Ages: 2+

Dive inside the magical story tent and find out who stole the darkness, why the sun and the moon are high and dry in the sky and how three monkeys came to be in a canoe.


Full of twinkling lights, vibrant colours and just a touch of darkness, the story tent provides the perfect storytelling adventure for 2-5 year olds.


Experience the wonder of stories that feature darkness and light. Join in, be part of the fun and explore the magic of the dark in a delightfully safe place.


The Stories

The Rooster's Crow

Rooster crows every day to make the sun come up - until he loses his crow. The farmyard animals have to help him find it!


Grandaddy Snake, 11.30am only - SOLD OUT

A story from the Amazon rainforest about a snake and three cheeky monkeys trying to find some darkness so their mum can get to sleep.


Rooster's Crow


Further Information

10am performance is designated relaxed as well as being wheelchair accessible. Click here to find out more about our relaxed events. 

11.30am & 1pm performances are designated 'All Ages' which means you can attend a show with all the family, including those under 2 years. Please note the performance is not adapted. Tickets for children under 2 years are free and you need to include these in your ticket total when booking.

Recommended for children age 2+ years and their families.

Go4Less card holders can get a child ticket for £6, call the Box Office on 01603 629921 to book. 


  • Adult: £9
  • Child: £9
  • Family Ticket: £32 (2 Adults & 2 Children or 1 Adult & 3 Children)

Dates & Times:

You can book offline by calling the box office on 01603 629 921 or emailing

You can book tickets online for this event via the UEA ticket office*, or by phone through our box office.

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*Please note that an additional booking fee will be added to the ticket price