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Adam Dawson - The Railway Children


Adam Dawson is playing Peter in The Railway Children.

A superb musical theatre adaptation of E. Nesbit’s quintessentially English classic.

An idyllic family Christmas in an affluent London suburb is interrupted by a knock at the door. Affable Station Master, Mr Perks, recounts the story of a young Edwardian family, whose lives have been irrevocably changed by a set of unforeseen circumstances.   When Foreign Office Civil Servant, Charles Waterbury is imprisoned for selling state secrets, his wife up-sticks, moving her children to Three Chimneys Cottage, Somerset.  Discovering a railway near their new home is just the beginning of a series of adventures for the Waterbury Children Roberta (Bobbie), Peter and young Phyllis.