A magical journey through the night, inspired by Hans Christian Andersen.

2Faced Dance

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A new dance and circus performance for little ones and their families. Alone in the world and scared of the dark, young Jack opens his bedroom window to find a familiar friendly face, The Moon.

The Moon, shining bright, teaches Jack how to be brave by taking him on an amazing adventure across the world, showing him all that he sees and teaching him all that he knows.

Watch Jack’s world come to life in this interactive tale filled with dance, circus and music, bringing you a trove of secrets and surprises that will delight the whole family.

For the ultimate adventure come dressed in your pyjamas!

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“the appeal is in the visual invention, and the warmth of the performances.”

The Independent

“This family-friendly show is performed by one of the most exciting and versatile small companies around.”

Culture Whisper

Behind the Scenes

Production images:

What The Moon Saw


Northern Stage is fully accessible. The theatre has three lifts providing access to all parts of the building, including the accessible toilets, baby changing facilities, stages 2 & 3 and the backstage area. Buggy parking is available. To discuss any access needs, take a look at our access page or please call our Box Office on 0191 230 5151. 

Relaxed performance: Fri 22 Feb, 1.30pm