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Looking for fun Fairy Tales, KS2 History plays, Numeracy, Literacy, Science shows or Christmas productions?

Hobgoblin's the Theatre in Education company for you!

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Hobgoblin Theatre Company is widely regarded as one of the UK's best touring theatre in education companies with a reputation for bringing entertaining and original educational theatre into your school - we tour nationally so take a look at our shows, workshops and digital resources to see what we can bring to YOUR school to enhance your curriculum.


With decades of combined experience of Theatre in Education and Drama we are perfectly placed to deliver effective and inspirational shows and workshops for your children.

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"A Viking Tale"


"The Legend of King Arthur"

Whole School - LITERACY

"Little Red Riding Hood"


"The History of Science"

Whole School - SCIENCE

"Perseus & Medusa"


"The History of Britain"


We write and produce all of our plays ourselves to ensure that they directly support the National Curriculum, are fun and original and that they meet our high standards.


Each of our plays springs to life through vibrant characters and engaging stories, interactive discussion and drama workshops and has a huge effect on pupil interaction, engagement with the topic and ongoing attainment.

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This poignant story is perfect for Primary schools who are looking to learn about the First World War in an age-appropriate, moving way.

The information you need to know about the tour can be found by clicking HERE.

The book is hugely popular with teachers and dates are already going so we suggest getting in touch ASAP to book your performance.

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The question that most teachers ask us is "What do you actually do?"


The short answer is this:

"We educate children in a fun and engaging way"

Our Twitter feed should further help to show what we're about (and check out specific show pages for photos, testimonials and trailers)...


...we have also produced digital copies of our shows to offer schools that we are unable to visit in person. Below is a short video that shows you a little of what we offer...

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We have 8 great shows to bring the topics to life in your school hall. They're funny, original, exciting & full of facts!

We also have engaging and original shows on loads of other topics...


KS1 digital History resources,  KS1 Traditional Tales and a wide range of Literacy, Numeracy and Science shows available so there is bound to be something that's right for you.

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We are extremely proud of our reputation as one of the most innovative and engaging educational theatre companies in the UK and we can't wait for you to experience one of our original and entertaining shows for yourself!

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Does your school like getting things for free?  

We are sometimes able to offer discounted or even free shows. If you would like to be included on our database so that we can notify you of opportunities in your area  simply fill in your details on the form by clicking HERE


Find us on          and follow us on          to see what we're up to!

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BOOK NOW for Autumn 2022!

What history topics are you studying in the Summer Term? Are you planning your Autumn topics?

We're beyond excited to announce that we will be touring our adaptation of Keith Campion's wonderful book, "The Last Post", in the Autumn Term of 2022.

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Bookings are already being taken for this Christmas season.

As well as our popular festive shows, "A Christmas Carol" and "The Snow Queen", we are offering our BRAND NEW show, "The Great Christmas Robbery".


It features our usual mix of fun, silliness, music and audience participation and is a great way for the whole school to celebrate together.

Click HERE to learn more.