Aesop tale races on to the stage
A new play for children, based on Aesop’s fable of the hare and the tortoise comes to York Theatre Royal later this month. Adapted by Brendan Murray and performed by Tutti Frutti theatre company, which was behind last year’s successful When We Lived in Uncle’s Hat. In Hare and Tortoise the animals of the original are replaced by two competing friends and the play will run from September 22 to October 8 before going out on tour. For tickets call the box office on 01904 623568 or book online at www.yorktheatreroyal. co.uk.