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Carlo Collodi - Pinocchio

Carlo Collodi's classic tale of a wooden puppet who wants to be a boy dramatised by Linda Marshall Griffiths.

When Geppetto's wooden puppet miraculously comes to life, Geppetto names him Pinocchio and imagines a bright future together. Pinocchio must understand what it is to be a boy and the first step is school. But danger and folly lurk around every corner and it is hard for Pinocchio to find the right path. The world is full of temptation, contradiction and fear. Will Pinocchio find his way to becoming a real boy?

Original Music by Olly Fox
Sound Design by Steve Brooke
Directed by Nadia Molinari.

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1 hour

Last on

Mon 2 Jan 2017 04:00

Carlo Collodi

A brief biography of Carlo Collodi, author of "The Adventures of Pinocchio". The book, his most famous work, was written between 1881 and 1883 and originally serialized in an Italian children's newspaper. 

Pinocchio illustrations

A collection of illustrations used in publications of "The Adventures of Pinocchio" by Italian illustrator Roberto Innocenti and others. 


Role Contributor
PinocchioEllis Hollins
GeppettoSteve Evets
FoxLee Ingleby
CoachmanLee Ingleby
CricketLee Ingleby
CatWilliam Ash
HawkerWilliam Ash
GiangioWilliam Ash
Blue FairyLyndsey Marshal
CandlewickTom Rolinson
HarlequinTom Rolinson
PuppeteerJonathan Keeble
PolicemanJonathan Keeble
AuctioneerJonathan Keeble
DirectorNadia Molinari
WriterLinda Marshall Griffiths

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