Emil and the Detectives
Riverside presents Slingsby’s
EMIL AND THE DETECTIVES
By Erich Kästner, adapted for the stage by Nicki Bloom
Enter the world of adventure with the classic detective novel live on stage.
Never underestimate the determination of a child. Young Emil catches a train to visit family in the big city but something valuable is stolen. When a group of resourceful children rally together, the thief soon discovers Emil was not such an easy target.
Told in an intimate theatrical style by two skilled actors immersed in smoke and mirrors, miniature worlds and a cinematic score, Emil and the Detectives is sure to intrigue and delight audiences ages 8+ and their families.
★★★★★ “A remarkable show…for anyone who enjoys a good old-fashioned story, told with warmth, heart and sheer inventive skill.” – The Skinny, Edinburgh
Suitable for ages 8+ and their families
Winner – Helpmann Award – 2018
Dates & Times
Thursday 28 November at 10am & 12:45pm
Friday 29 November at 10:45am
General Public Performances
Friday 29 November at 6:15pm