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Mashi Theatre: Tales Of Birbal

  • Theatre Delicatessen Sheffield 202 Eyre Street Sheffield, England, S1 4QZ United Kingdom (map)

Timeless and treasured fables from the Indian sub-continent

Step into the enchanting world of the Moghul King Akbar and his witty advisor, the
legendary Birbal...

Mashi and Bhanji are travelling story-tellers, living hand-to-mouth with just a wooden cart,
trinkets they have collected on their travels, and a family of mischievous crows for

Stopping one day for lunch, they recreate mythical tales of the great King Akbar and his
wise companion, Birbal. How can a man survive a night in a freezing lake? How many
crows are there in a kingdom? Only Birbal knows!

Using humour, puppetry, music and the occasional fake beard, Mashi and Bhanji bring to
vivid life these famous tales that have been treasured for generations.

“Joyful, colourful, vibrant and funny.” Children’s Theatre Reviews

“What a great show. If you are wanting laughter, to go into the imagination and connect
with your inner child, then this play has it all!” Audience Member

Suitable for children aged 6+ and their families.
The 2pm performance will be BSL interpreted.
Duration: 50 minutes


Earlier Event: October 29
Arun Ghosh: Jazz Club for Kids
Later Event: November 1
Forced Entertainment: Art Breakers