Captain Jake and the Search for the Red Queen

Children's Shows (storytelling, family)

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  • Pleasance Courtyard - The Cellar
  • 14:15
  • Aug 2-18
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 0+ (0 and older)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Stories Alive
  • Warnings and additional info: This show contains audience participation.
  • Accessibility:
    Audio enhancement system
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Join Captain Jake's Crew as he takes you on a journey to the high seas in this historic adventure. Learn what it takes to be a pirate as we battle foes, avoid sea monsters, keep the ship afloat and try to keep the captain out of the tavern, all in search of the elusive Red Queen. 'A must-see for anyone with children, especially those who enjoy performing!' ( 'This delight of an interactive children's show, enthralling both children and adults alike' ***** (, Grimm's Fairer Tales 2018).

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General venue access

  • Audio enhancement system
  • Accessible entry: Queue in courtyard. 15 Steep external steps down or Lift access from front.
  • Wheelchair access type: Building Lift
  • Stairs: 11- 20
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info

How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

Dates, Times and Prices