Captain Flinn is ready for an adventure!

Les Petits return to The Met with their highly successful Captain Flinn and the Pirate Dinosaurs show based on the book by Giles Andreae and Russell Ayto.

When Flinn, Pearl and Tom are in the middle of their school play their old nemesis, Mr T the T-Rex, appears and kidnaps the children forcing them to hunt for the secretive Magic Cutlass; a sword that grants the holder any wish! The children are whisked away for another fantastic adventure to a world of devious dinosaurs, deep sea dangers and smelly sausages! It’s all aboard, me hearties, for a real live pirate adventure!

Will fearless Flinn be able to outwit the pirate dinosaurs? Will pirate Pearl be brave enough to battle the dangerous dinos and will terrified Tom be back in time for tea? All aboard for a non-stop action packed theatrical experience with live music, puppetry and dastardly dinosaurs!

The Magic Cutlass is brought to life by Les Petits; the exciting children’s theatre company from the team behind internationally acclaimed theatre company, Les Enfants Terribles.

Dates & Times

Last session: Sat 12 Oct 2019 at 1:00 PM - This event has now passed
£13 (inc fees)

Age Recommendation: 3 years +
Running time: 60 minutes (no interval)

Party booking discount: £2 off for parties of 4; £8 off for parties of 8


“Vividly engaging. ”

The Stage

“An overwhelming sense of fantasy and fun.”

Edinburgh Festivals Magazine

“Les Petits have executed this sequel with lively invention.”


Captain Flinn and the Pirate Dinosaurs: The Magic Cutlass

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