Pinocchio, the famous panto, only this time Pinocchio resembles the Prodigal Son, who only wants to do the right thing and get back to the father, This play explores in detail the parable of the prodigal son.

Pinocchio was a puppet who desperately wanted to become a “real boy” to win the love of Gepetto, his father and creator. In an attempt to do this Pinocchio gets into all kinds of trouble before he eventually realises that his father loves him unconditionally and there is nothing he needs to do to win that love – just like God loves us – unconditionally