The Emperor’s New Clothes

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A brand new adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen classic
Derby Theatre, Hiccup Theatre and Polka Theatre bring you the greatest fake news story ever told!

The Emperor likes nothing more than a fashion parade and you are all invited to ohh and ahh at his talent and eye-popping outfit.

Meet the vain Emperor, the pandering advisors who offer uncritical support, and the crowd who fail to tell the truth, preferring lies to be told instead.

Hiccup Theatre bring you The Emperor’s New Clothes, a brand-new adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen classic, and our next BSL integrated and Captioned production perfect for all ages.

★★★★  Engaging musical BSL-interpretation of a classic tale – The Stage

The Emperors New Clothes played at Derby Theatre for Easter 2022 and at Polka Theatre, London