‘A rare gem that delights children and adults of all ages. This is a show full of soul, laughter, whimsy and hope; one of the finest examples of children’s fringe theatre’ Reviews Hub
Do you have an imaginary friend? A little piece of mischief only you can see?
Sophia’s imaginary friend is called Mr. Whatsit. No matter where Sophia finds herself living, he’s always there with a new joke to tell and a new game to play. But when Sophia moves into her new foster home, Mr Whatsit finds himself unimagined! Now Sophia has a new imaginary friend – the glamourous, grown-up Margo. Can Mr. Whatsit’s childish playfulness keep him from being unimagined for good? And with her imaginary friends competing against each other, will Sophia manage to find her forever home?
PaddleBoat Theatre Company present an interactive make-believe tale where the real and imaginary collide, and friends are never far away.
Margo & Mr. Whatsit is the third show from the award-winning PaddleBoat Theatre Company. It was developed in creative collaboration with three schools in Devon, and combines innovative and surprising storytelling with audience interaction, object play and clowning. The received the award for Best Family Show at the Brighton Fringe Festival.
Deals with themes of Children in Care
Suitable for ages 3+