Long Nose Puppets in association with Applause Rural Touring Sunday 20th March 2022 at 3pm £8 adult, £6.00 child, £25.00 family of 4 (2+2) Based on the heart-warming and funny book ‘The Hug’ by Eoin McLaughlin and Polly Dunbar. Starring a Hedgehog and a Tortoise both in search of a restorative hug. Facing many rejections along the way, they meet a rather scary badger, an obsessive squirrel who knows A LOT about nuts, a fabulous fox and an owl who is trying hard to be wise. A tale of hope, empathy and acceptance. Set to Tom Gray’s beautiful and witty music, the audience are invited on a journey full of fun, laughter and love…and at the end, a very special hug from our puppets. Running time 45 mins plus meet the puppets. This children’s performance is perfect for 2-7 year old’s and is brought to you in association with Applause Rural Touring. Tickets can be booked in advance online 24/7 at www.avenuetheatre.co.uk or over the telephone from the Box Office: 01795 471140 on Mondays and Thursdays 9.30am-1.30pm and Fridays 9.30am-12pm or leave a message at any time, you can also email: firstname.lastname@example.org. All events place at the Avenue Theatre, Central Avenue, Sittingbourne ME10 4DN.