Theatre Royal Plymouth, PL1 2TR

Horatio Clare Jane Matthews

Horatio Clare & Jane Matthews

Wednesday 22 November | Time: 10.30am

Running time: Approximately 1 hour
Suitable for children in Years 4, 5 and 6
Tickets: Children £5 Accompanying teachers FREE

Aubrey and the Terrible YootAubrey and the Terrible Yoot is an uplifting, remarkable book, which mixes myth, fable and family life. Written by Horatio Clare and beautifully illustrated by Jane Matthews, this is the story of a rambunctious boy who needs to save his father from depression. Funny and uplifting, this is an imaginative and thoughtful tale which will captivate every reader.

“A daring book, beautifully conceived and supremely well written. Horatio Clare has the voice of a great storyteller…a joy, a sheer joy! “
Michael Morpurgo

Join Horatio and Jane on stage at the Theatre Royal in Plymouth to discover more about the origins of the story, the relationship between author and illustrator and what inspires them both to create in words and pictures. With excerpts from the story read by Horatio and live drawing on stage by Jane Matthews this event will give young readers a fascinating insight into the creative process of an author and illustrator.

Book tickets 
and FREE school workshops!


Contact Suzanne on 0793 222 0847, suzanne.bookshow@gmail.com

Book now and you could claim one of our two free school workshops with Horatio Clare or one of our two free school workshops with Jane Matthews.

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