A Dragon’s Tale

Foolishly John Lambton throws the strange googly eyed fish back into the river. What has he done! The Fish grew and grew and grew until… Well why not find out by coming to watch Paul Batten of Theatrix Arts perform this magical story based on the legend of the Lambton Worm through puppets, changing scenery, music and sound effects.  Shows are 11am & 2pm.

“Brilliant. Just been to see A Dragon’s Tale, the children loved it, grown-ups too!”

Show duration: 50 minutes (no interval)
Show suitable for children age: 4-11 (and lots of fun for adults too!)
If you wish to bring a younger child to the theatre show, you must purchase a ticket for them (except babes in arms under 1)
A booking fee of £1.50 applies.  Tickets are non-refundable

🐲 On the day…If you would like to meet the puppets and create you very own Dragon Puppet join our Dragon Puppet Workshop in the Laundrama Studio just across from the Theatre.  The workshop runs after the 11am show only (£1 per child – pay at the workshop).

🐉 Make A Dragon Mask… In addition to the show & workshop abovewe’re getting crafty all day in the Foyer at our creative art table, colouring and sticking tissue to make a vibrant dragon masks.  Join us and create your very own mask to wear and take home!  (£2 per child – pay on the day).

🐰Joint ticket with World of Beatrix Potter Attraction
The Attraction and the Theatre share a building.  Why not add a visit to the beautiful & unique exhibition and meet Peter Rabbit and his friends in a wonderful walk through experience.  All children receive a free activity trail with stickers.  You can visit the Attraction on the same day as the theatre show between 10am – 5pm.

If you have questions, please drop us a line.

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  • Child - theatre show ticket £8.00
  • Child - theatre show + World of Beatrix Potter Attraction ticket £14.00
  • Adult - theatre show ticket £10.00
  • Adult - theatre show + World of Beatrix Potter Attraction ticket £20.50


The Old Laundry Theatre


Bowness Theatre Festival