Outdoor Event

Lempen – The Fisher and His Wife

Date of event: 13 Apr 2024 Event start time: 12:30pm - Event end time: 1:30pm

Venue Address: Nottingham Central Library, 1 Carrington Street, Nottingham, NG1 7FH

Age range: Suitable for all ages

A very, very long time ago there lived a fisherman, together with his wife, in a small cottage made of dirty old metal. They had everything they ever needed and were happy and content. Then one day a talking fish starts granting them wishes…

This traditional story from the fairy tale collection of the Brother’s Grimm has a sudden rebirth and renewed relevance in the present day. The story is told from a box, mounted at the front of a penny farthing bicycle and will keep both children and adults entertained.