Date(s) - 16/06/2018
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm



Honk! A Musical Tale of “The Ugly Duckling”

ACT Youth Theatre’s 2018’s summer show will be Honk! A Musical Tale of “The Ugly Duckling”.


This is the theatre group’s fifth year running in Carlisle and Penrith. Students aged 8 – 18 take part in this performance to bring this well know story to life.


Since it first hatched in 1993, Stiles & Drewe’s musical, Honk!, has winged its way around the world in over 8,000 productions and in many different languages.


Winner of multiple awards, including the 2000 Olivier Award for Best Musical, this heartwarming celebration of being different is sure to delight audiences of all ages with its sparkling wit and memorable score.


Ugly looks quite a bit different from his darling duckling brothers and sisters. The other animals on the farm are quick to notice and point this out, despite his mother’s protective flapping. Feeling rather foul about himself, the little fowl finds himself on an adventure of self-discovery, all the while unknowingly outwitting a very hungry Cat.


Along the way, Ugly meets a whole flock of unique characters and finds out that being different is not a bad thing to be.


Honk! is a perfect family-friendly show suitable for all ages, this touching musical with plenty of heart will keep you captivated throughout .


Tickets are now available from and Carlisle and Penrith Tourist Information


Performance’s will be 1pm and 7pm on the 16th of June @ Stanwix Theatre, Tarraby Ln, Carlisle, CA3 9AY.