Skip to content

Kids are the heroes in Hamelin: A New Fable

High-energy family show at the Surrey Arts Centre on Feb. 4.
Axis Theatre's Hamelin: A New Fable takes place Feb. 4 at the Surrey Arts Centre.

Surrey Civic Theatres and Surrey International Children’s Festival present Axis Theatre’s production of Hamelin: A New Fable in Feb. 4 at 2 p.m. at the Surrey Arts Centre, 13750 88 Ave.

Expect to be captivated by the masks, live music, and comedic twists in this high-energy retelling of The Pied Piper of Hamelin fable – all done in Axis Theatre’s unique physical theatre style.

The story, about heroes Celeste and Ralph in the 13th-century medieval German town of Hamelin, is ideal for ages five to 12, as well as grownups.

For kids and adults with inquiring minds, there will be a short talkback with the actors after the show.

Tickets are $15 at the box office, by phone at 604-501-5566 and online at


Hamelin - A New Fable (2016) from Axis Theatre Company on Vimeo.