The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark

A beautifully adapted show of the classic and well-loved children’s book by Jill Tomlinson.

Age Range: 2 – 7 years, EYFS, KS1

Children and Family


Plop is a baby barn owl. He is the same as every baby barn owl that has ever been – except for one thing… he is afraid of the dark. Filled with song, puppetry, dance and laughter, this touching story is beautifully adapted for the stage.

The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark encourages children to be conquerors, is guaranteed to raise a smile, and will calm the biggest fears.

Themes: self-esteem, respect, appreciating others.
Running time: 45 minutes
Cost: £370

This performance and others are also available for festivals and arts centres. 

Cost: 1 Performance £525       2 Performances *£850

*Mix and match shows available

A fabulous and perfectly pitched show.” – Story Stock Director

‘The Owl who was Afraid of the Dark’ by Jill Tomlinson published by Egmont Press.