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Jackie and the Horrible Family


Jackie and the Horrible Family is an action-based fairy-tale. The main character is Jackie (sister to Jack from Jack and the Beanstalk). Jackie is uhappy because her parents are arguing. So she goes on a journey to Giantland to get advice from her friend Mr Good. In Giantland however she also meets Mrs Horrible who wants to catch her and make her into Child Soup. She can only escape with the help of the children in the audience.

Like Jackie and the Giant, Jackie and the Horrible Family is very popular with young students and has been played in many different countries across Europe. This show has also been produced by other theatre companies in France and Austria. 

The director talks about the show

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