The Snow Goose

Performed by: Hello Elephant Theatre

No director listed

No playwright listed

An adaptation of Paul Gallico’s classic novella The Snow Goose. Tells the story of storm tossed snow goose who brings together a young girl, Frith, and a reclusive hunchback outcast, Rhayader, together. Set against the second world war and the miracle of Dunkirk. The Snow Goose is a story about bravery and friendship.

Produced by KBT Productions, directed and designed by Jenine Collocott (Sunday Morning, Dirt, A Day in the Desert, High Diving), performed by James Cairns (Dirt, Three Little Pigs) and Taryn Bennett (Kaput!), adapted by the director and the cast.


75 minutes
Recommended Age:
13 years – 7 years
Recommended Grade:
No min or max grade set
English (first language) No second language listed.
Curriculum Connection:
Creative Arts, Dramatic Arts, History, Life Orientation/Life Skills, Social Sciences, Visual Arts
Themes Covered:
Abuse, Choices, Death, Discrimination, Family dynamics, Fate/Free Will, Gender roles, Heroes, Identity, Intra/interpersonal conflicts, Life skills, Loss, National/global conflicts, Prejudice, Relationships, Survival, Tolerance