How to Be a Kid at the Orange Tree Theatre - Award Winning Heartwarming Comedy for Ages 7+, 23% off

Orange Tree Theatre, Richmond

WINNER! Best Play for Young Audiences at the Writers' Guild Awards

Thursday 25th January - Saturday 24th February 2018

Suitable for 7+ years

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Join Molly, Joe and her Nan for a larger than life story of family, friends and fitting in.

Molly cooks. Molly does the dishes. Molly gets her little brother Joe ready for school. Molly is only 12, but she doesn’t feel much like a kid anymore.Now Molly’s Mum is feeling better, maybe things will get back to normal. Can you help Molly learn how to be a kid again?

  • Warning: Contains dancing, chocolate cake and an epic car chase.
  • A bittersweet comedy by Sarah McDonald-Hughes about relearning what it means to be a kid
  • Full of pacy physical comedy
  • A theatre treat for ages 7+
  • Half Term dates available

★★★★ “This heart-warming story is sensitive, uplifting and great fun. This is storytelling at its finest.” British Theatre Guide

★★★★ “A fast-paced comedic romp… lives that are turned around through communication, hope and love.” The Scotsman

Dates and Prices


  • Thursday 25th January 7:30pm
  • Thursday 1st February 7:30pm
  • Saturday 3rd February 2:30pm - Relaxed performance
  • Thursday 8th February 7:30pm
  • Saturday 10th February 2:30pm
  • Thursday 15th February 7:30pm
  • Saturday 17th February 2:30pm
  • Thursday 22nd February 7:30pm
  • Saturday 24th February 2:30pm

Price Information:

  • £10 for Single Ticket, 23% off
  • Both Adults and Children will require a ticket
  • Under 3's not permitted
Need to Know
  • Recommended for age 7+ 
  • Under 3's not permitted
  • Duration approx 50mins
  • Tickets are required for both adults and children
  • Seating is allocated by the theatre by best available at time of purchase
  • Only valid for the date and time you purchase for
  • No refunds available
How to Redeem
  • Please present your LittleBird e-Ticket at the box office at least 30mins prior to your performance for your ticket to be issued.
  • You will receive your e-Ticket via email after purchase
Plan your Visit

Address and Contact Info

Orange Tree Theatre
1 Clarence St,

Nearest Station: Richmond
Nearest Park: Richmond Swimming Baths Gardens
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