There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly. I don’t know why she swallowed a fly… But The People’s Theatre Company do!

And now you can too as they bring one of the world’s best loved nursery rhymes to life just in time to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Pam Adams’ best selling book!

From the creators of Don’t Dribble On The Dragon, this magical show has been written especially for grown ups to enjoy with their children.

Come and relive the delights of this most charming of tales complete with a feast of sing along songs, colourful animal characters and heart warming family fun.

The songs in the show including If You’re Happy and You know It, Incy Wincy Spider and many more.

“A great introduction to the theatre with just the right balance of sitting listening and taking part” ★★★★★ Bristol Guide

“Thoroughly entertaining and brilliant fun.” ★★★★★ Patricia Goodwin, What’s on Stage


Get Involved


Join us in the Creative Learning Space.

Sat 2 Nov 2 – 4pm & Sun 3 Nov 10am – 4pm

There will be a big Old Lady shape on the wall, or you can draw your own. Think about what she could eat, instead of flies and spiders. What’s a healthy meal or your favourite dinner? Draw it and add it to the old lady’s stomach.