Already closed | 1h 30m | Midtown W

The Velveteen Rabbit

From 3 member  reviews
Members say: Delightful, Profound, Funny, Clever, Thought-provoking

About the show

London's Unicorn Theatre and New Victory Theatre bring Margery Williams's timeless tale of 'The Velveteen Rabbit' to life in this poignant adaptation about love, loss and growing up. More…

'The Velveteen Rabbit' is the story of a very shy toy rabbit who longs for nothing more than to become real. He spends his days waiting patiently on the nursery floor, watching the Boy play with the other toys and dreaming of being picked up and loved. And then, one day, he is rediscovered and all his hopes start to come true.

1h 30m | Already closed | The New Victory Theater (Midtown W)

Member Reviews (3)

MEMBERS SAY:

Delightful, Profound, Funny, Clever, Thought-provoking
88
Avg Score

100
Clever, Delightful, Thought-provoking, Refreshing, Profound

See it if you like heartwarming stories.

Don't see it if if think you are grown out of tales.

74
Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You are taking kids.

Don't see it if Its for kids or kids at heart.

71
Cliched

See it if was ok...

Don't see it if fine show


January 24th, 2016
"It’s this slight tinge of melancholy, this sense of fun mingled with just a little sorrow, that gives the book much of its poignancy and power…The production nicely captures that tone, though at times the pacing seems too stately and the story theater approach too serious. A little more sillines...
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January 27th, 2016
"With no more than a lone, brief mimetic gesture drawing the shape of long ears, Mr. Roe, a winning, straight-faced, fair-haired actor with a light scruff of a beard, came to be accepted as a stuffed, plush toy, thanks to the graceful and inventive direction in this confidently shaped production....
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April 1st, 2015
for a previous production That’s the genius of Purni Morell’s staging for everyone aged four and over: its fiction is gossamer thin, even see-through...But we’re also watching something else, possibly without fully realising it: two young men on their myriad adventures, growing increasingly inseparable...this is a gorgeou...
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April 2nd, 2015
for a previous production "This is a show with both a brain and a heart, and one that operates as a sustained metaphor. It completely trusts its audience, and so celebrates the power of every child's imagination as well as the importance of play-acting. It is also a salute to the thrilling transformative possibilities of ...
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