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Railway Children, The

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About the Show Less...

The much-loved family classic returns to the stage. Read More >

Railway Children_120Steam Engines and great adventures abound in this tale of three children who, when their father is mysteriously taken away, are forced to leave the comfort of middle-class London for a new life in the countryside.

This stage version of E Nesbits’ enduring classic features specially written live music and a magnificent, fully operational railway station set – complete with replica steam train…


Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 23/03/2005

Closing Night: 10/04/2005

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Cast & Creative


Director - Andrew Breakwell

Author - Mary Elliot Nelson from the novel by E. Nesbit

About Peacock Theatre

Portugal Street, London, WC2A 2HT

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