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Theatre : Literature

Pinocchio - 2014 outdoor summer show the Villers Abbey

Pinocchio - 2014 outdoor summer show the Villers Abbey
© Del Diffusion 2014
  • Opening periods
    • from Tuesday 15 July 2014 to Saturday 9 August 2014
    • Address:

      1495 VILLERS-LA-VILLEBelgium

    • MAPS: Google Maps

    Discover the undisputed masterpiece of Italian children's literature from Carlo Collodi, staged in Villers-la-Ville from 15/07 to 09/08/14!

    Very few know, but the adventure of Pinocchio started in 1881 in an Italian children's magazine. The magazine was discontinued in 1883 with no less than 36 chapters to its name.

    The Villers ruins and Del Production are therefore venturing into a domain of fantasy and enchanting imagery, that will create a light-hearted, cheerful show...for the most enjoyment.

    One not to miss!

    The history

    Who doesn't know it?

    Geppeto, the old woodcarver decides one day to sculpt a puppet that could earn him a living, by taking him to fairs.

    He starts dreaming that this puppet could become a real boy, the son that he never had...And one night, a fairy grants his wish.

    But the fairy warns Pinocchio that he must pay the price for "freedom," each time that he is disobedient or misbehaves, he will turn back into a puppet.

    Pinocchio must quickly embark on extraordinary adventures that will be followed by hazardous encounters and pitiful shame.

    A magical and marvellous tale, that doesn't however evade difficulties, between lies and disappointment, from the initial creation of a puppet, that becomes a real boy.

    A magical, classic and cheeky show, that will enchant the little ones and the big ones!

    A Del Diffusion production.

    Practical Information

    Doors open at 8.30pm and the show will start at 9pm.

    Adults: €36
    Children and students under 25: €30
    (Booking fee included, shipping costs: €2)

    As the show will take place outdoors, it is recommended that you wear warm clothes. In the event of bad weather, refer to the decision made by the organisers, which will be made 2 hours before the start of the show. You can find this out by making an enquiry on site or by calling +32 70 224 304.


    • tel. : +32 (0) 70 22 43 04


    • tel. : +32 (0) 71 88 09 80
    • website :
    • email :

    PLUSTourist information on the town VILLERS-LA-VILLE


    We are not responsible for any changes in dates and/or programmes. Please contact the organiser prior to departure.