TICKET BOOKING 0161 761 2216

Press Release Archive

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Grimm’s Faerie Feast is a magical Christmas treat for the whole family

Join the Brothers Grimm at The Met, Bury this Christmas as they cook up a feast of miraculous stories and surprising yet delectable food in Grimm’s Faerie Feast. Taste the words of the stories and smell the melody of the songs in this magical new version of the Grimm’s tales presented by Proper Job Theatre Company.

‘Simply be advised this is fantastic theatre’ The List


This Christmas the Brother’s Grimm must stop the evil, greedy Baron from destroying everything. Join them and be entertained as they delight and beguile him with fairy stories old and new, will it be Rumpelstiltskin, The Sandwiches that Could Sing or The Jelly That Climbed a Mountain Just to Touch the Moon that saves the day? Find out this Christmas at The Met.

An original and wonderful Christmas treat Grimm’s Faerie Feast integrates quality culinary treats created by award winning chef Simon Taylor, beautiful music developed by Rod Beale and a fantastic new script by the Bard of Barnsley, Ian McMillan alongside Proper Job’s trademark visual, dynamic and visceral style.


‘A wonderfully uplifting Christmas treat’ Halifax Courier on Proper Job’s Pinocchio


Grimm’s Faerie Feast is at The Met between Thursday 17 – Thursday 24 December with performances at 11am, 3pm & 7pm most days, tickets are on sale now online at www.themet.biz or from The Met Box Office on 016 1761 2216 and start from £10.




Press contact: Alice Shinkfield

alice.shinkfield@themet.biz                        0161 761 9134




Notes to Editors:


Families and children will have the opportunity to taste small treats throughout the show. Every care will be taken to avoid any food that causes allergies. The treats provided will be free from nuts, dairy, meat, gluten and eggs. There will be the option to opt out of tasting any of the food.


Proper Job Theatre Company

Established in 1985 and based in Huddersfield, Proper Job Theatre Company has a history of creating exciting high quality projects using theatre and drama to meet specific community needs, empowering individuals and inspiring positive change. Grimm’s Faerie Feast marks The Met’s fifth Christmas collaboration with Proper Job Theatre Company with their past Christmas shows including The Lion, the Witch and The Wardrobe, The Secret Garden, Pinocchio and A Christmas Carol.