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The Hunting of the Snark

Join Burn the Curtain, in bringing to life Lewis Carroll’s nonsense poem, The Hunting of the Snark.  The Butcher, The Banker, The Broker, The Barrister and The Bonnet Maker are still hunting the ever elusive Snark, and you can join them on this outdoor promenade theatre adventure.

The Company of Wolves Haldon


This new family show will take you on an unforgettable journey through the forest.


Travel with us and the story will be performed along the way. With your help we will make a fresh attempt to find the Snark!

For an additional experience, before or after seeing the show, you can download Snarkhunter. Snarkhunter, a new adventure game phone app for use at Haldon Forest Park, is available at Apple App and Android Play Stores. Through forest based interactive games and activities you can experience the original story of The Hunting of the Snark by Lewis Carroll. 

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Event details

When is the event?

Thursday 5 April 2018 (more dates available)

What time is it on?


Dogs Allowed:


Event dates

Thursday 5 April 2018
Friday 6 April 2018
Saturday 7 April 2018


OS Grid ref: SX884849
Postcode: EX6 7XR

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Haldon Forest Park
Ranger's Office
0300 067 5826

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