The Snowman:



Guarantee an exclusive musical experience for your pupils this Christmas! A complete package for the whole school deliverable in a flexible way to cater for class or year-group bubbles, providing teachers with a comprehensive package of resources to create a hassle-free and memorable experience. Designed to work in school or at home in case of closure.


This year, many schools will be looking for alternatives to their annual Christmas trip. We have the perfect solution for your whole school!


Schooltime Showtime offers a streamable version of our acclaimed The Snowman Tour show, ready-to-go lesson ideas for EYFS to KS2 pupils, access to resources, instructional videos and a live online Show and Tell session with one of the UK’s top musicians. A hassle-free and memorable experience for all ages!

Spectacular and emotional

Moor Park Primary School

Unbeatable value

Schooltime Showtime offers exceptional value for money, offering excellence and entertainment for your whole school

Silver Package

1 week streaming period of the show

The Snowman DVD

Ready-to-go lesson ideas for EYFS to KS2

Access to online resources including 11 how-to videos + much more


for the whole school


Gold Package

1 week streaming period of the show


The Snowman DVD


Ready-to-go lesson ideas for EYFS to KS2

Access to online resources including 11 how-to videos + much more


Resources bundle – including books, music and more – worth over £60


Live Show and Tell video call with one of the UK's top musicians


for the whole school


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Covid Guarantee

We’re offering a full COVID-19 guarantee in case your school closes or if classes need to learn from home. Our flexible packages can be accessed at home, or you can defer to another time that suits you – all at no extra cost.

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Who are we?

Carrot Productions is the world’s leading performers of The Snowman film with live orchestra. Our musicians are handpicked from orchestras such as the BBC Philharmonic, Hallé, BBC Scottish and London Symphony Orchestra.  We have staged 222 performances of The Snowman to schools and audiences totalling over 200,000 across the UK.


Much, much more than a show...

What's included

The Show

Create a theatre experience in the heart of your school as some of the UK’s finest musicians perform their highly acclaimed show, filmed to capture a fascinating close up view of the musicians and their instruments. It’s ready to stream when it suits you!



  • a toe-tapping Christmas Overture

  • a fun Guide to the Orchestra

  • an animation of the award-winning book, The Bear and the Piano, narrated by Joanna Lumley

  • a dance-along Snowman Waltz

  • a DVD of The Snowman


Ready-To-Go Lesson ideas

In the lead up to your chosen show week you will have access to dozens of lesson ideas and activities, deliverable at a time to suit your setting and differentiated for EYFS to Key Stage 2. 


Show and Tell with a Professional Artist

 Gold Package 

A 30-minute live and interactive session with one of our professional musicians, composer, conductor or author. Offered on the video conferencing platform of your choice, this is an exclusive opportunity, tailored to your timings and requirements.


Physical Materials

 Gold Package 

Over £60 of physical resources provided to support delivery of the package including books, Snowman cookie cutters and cuddly toy, sheet music and much more.



Homemade Orchestra – Videos of our musicians demonstrating instrument-making from junk (plus exclusive demonstrations on their own instruments).

Makaton Christmas Carols –  3 videos showing how to use sign language to support singing, including backing track and sheet music for all instruments and levels. 

Dancing –  Learn how to waltz in an instructive video featuring a professional dancer and our very own Snowman!



Opportunity to upload pictures of your Snowman and Bear artwork and your musical instruments to the Carrot Productions website. There’ll be prizes for the best in each age category.


What do schools say?

We have staged over 90 performances for schools to date, receiving an incredible feedback rating of 4.9/5 

Totally engaging, 74 wide open mouths!

Grindleford Primary School

The children loved it... suitable from reception right through to the adults

Taddington and Priestcliffe Primary School

This was the best day of my life

Pupil from River View Primary School

The children were spellbound throughout

St. Giles Primary School, Matlock


What you could do...

A suggested schedule for how your show day(s) could work – incorporating some of the activities from our lesson ideas and resources. You can tailor the package to suit your school’s needs and setting.


  • Rehearsal of Makaton Christmas Carols

  • Finish home-made musical instruments

  • Bake Snowman biscuits

  • Live video Show and Tell session with one of our artists

Afternoon – Showtime

  • Get changed into costumes (like our orchestra!)

  • Screen first half of the show

  • Waltz with the Snowman

  • Enjoy the biscuits in the interval

  • Perform Makaton Carols

  • Stream performances to parents

  • Screen the Snowman DVD

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Contact Us

© Copyright 2020 Carrot Productions Ltd.

Company number: 08902696
Registered in England and Wales


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Photography © Gareth Widdowson, © Tom Bangbala