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National Gallery Announces ‘Picture Perfect Christmas’ Show

The National Gallery has announced the launch of its ‘Picture Perfect Christmas’ Show which will be a festive theatrical production for the whole family.

Image credit: The National Gallery

From 26th November 2022, Avercamp’s ‘A Winter Scene With Skaters Near A Castle’ will be adapted for the stage, this is the first-of-its-kind event for The National Gallery. Audience members will be taken on an adventure of the secret life that lives within art this festive season.

The National Gallery ‘Picture Perfect Christmas Show’: BUY TICKETS

Tickets for the performance which lasts 1 hour are on sale now and will cost £15 each with the following dates:

Image credit: The National Gallery

Dates: 26 and 27 November 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22 and 23 December
Times: 10.30am, 12.30pm, 2.30pm and 4.30pm

Clare Arouche, Head of Hospitality and Events at The National Gallery said, “We are delighted to be
bringing The National Gallery’s first-ever theatrical performance to life this festive season with ‘Picture
Perfect Christmas’, a festive show for all the family. ‘A Winter Scene With Skaters Near A Castle’ by
Avercamp is a magical piece of art, which perfectly captures a traditional winter scene and we are
thrilled to be working with Boo Productions in adapting this artwork for the stage, in what we hope
will be a wonderful festive day out for everyone.”

Working with The National Gallery on this immersive event is Boo Productions, specialists in
interactive events and creative experiences. Susi Freitag, Managing Director at Boo Productions,
added, “It’s a pleasure to be working with The National Gallery once again, this time on a very special
theatrical production. The task of transforming a work of art into a piece of theatre has been
wonderful, and we hope that visitors to The National Gallery’s Picture Perfect Christmas Show will get
just as much joy out of it as we have.”

The show which is suitable for ages 3 years and up will have songs, dances and lots of laughter for all of the family to enjoy this Christmas.