'More fun than you can shake a stick at!'

Touching, funny and utterly original, Freckle Productions’ delightful adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s Stick Man is back on stage!

What starts off as a morning jog becomes quite the misadventure for Stick Man: a dog wants to play fetch with him, a swan builds a nest with him, and he even ends up on a fire! How will Stick Man ever get back to the family tree in time for Christmas?

This delightful adaptation from Freckle Productions, the team behind Zog, Tiddler and other Terrific Tales, and Tabby McTat features a trio of top actors and is packed full of puppetry, songs, live music and funky moves.

All ages welcome!

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London West End



Due to the unprecedented number of COVID-19 cases within London and across the staff at Leicester Square Theatre, it is necessary for the venue to close until 27 December for the safety of our performers, the venue staff and of course, our audiences.

The Box Office will be in touch with all ticket holders to offer a new performance date from 27 December. We have added in new dates of 8 & 9 January to accommodate as many customers as possible. Alternatively, you may wish to transfer your booking to Christmas 2022, when we will be back at Leicester Square Theatre. All regional dates are not impacted by this closure and are currently going ahead as planned. (Please note, this website will not be updated from 5pm on 23 December until 9 January, so please do check our social media for the latest updates on performances from 27 December)

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Leicester Square Theatre
6 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7BX
Box Office 020 7734 2222

Performance & Prices


Half term
23-31 Oct

DAILY 11am & 2pm

Wed – Fri

(excl 24 Nov 11am)
1-17 DEC 11am & 1.30pm

Saturday & Sunday
Until 19 Dec

10.30am, 12.15pm & 2pm

Christmas Schedule
20 Dec – 3 Jan

10.30am, 12.15pm & 2pm
CHRISTMAS EVE 10.30am & 12.15pm
(No performances on 25, 26, 31 Dec & 1 Jan)

Relaxed Performance
WED 24 NOV 11am


Adult £24 Child £19
Family £75 (2 adults & 2 children or 1 adult & 3 children)

How to get to the theatre


Leicester Square Theatre is only a two minute walk from Leicester Square tube station (Northern & Piccadilly lines), and a ten minute walk from Charing Cross mainline station. We're close to a huge number of local bus routes - it's probably easiest to use Transport for London's Journey Planner to find your swiftest route.

Car parking

Nearest Parking: China Town - Click here for more information. Please note there is no parking in Leicester Square.

Nearest tube stations

  • Leicester Square (2 min walk)
  • Piccadilly Circus Station (5 min walk)
  • Covent Garden (6 min walk)
  • Charing Cross (7 min walk)
  • Totten Court Road (9 min walk)

Keeping You Safe

Covid-19 Guidelines

Click here to read the guidelines

Tour Dates

UK 2021-22

Calls to 0844 numbers cost 7p per minute plus your standard network charge. Fees may apply.

Education Pack

Stick Man Education Pack

Download our Education Pack full of practical and creative ideas to help teachers and staff get the most out of the Stick Man performance.

Download the Pack


Download and print our activity sheets

Colouring Sheet
Treasure Hunt

Cast & Creatives

  • Sally Cookson Original Director
  • Benji Bower Composer
  • Mark Kane Director
  • Brian Hargreaves Musical Director
  • Katie Sykes Design
  • Elanor Higgins Lighting Designer

Have you checked out these other Freckle shows?

Zog and the Flying Doctors
Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales

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