What if William Shakespeare had been a time travelling wizard?
No, seriously, what if he had been?
Would the world
as we know it be a different place? Or perhaps it would just seem like it? Would it be a more dangerous place,
populated by strange and yet wonderful creatures? Or would it be more magical, with everything just a little bit
more vibrant and colourful?
What it would certainly
mean is that magic was real - not sort of real, but really real, just like dragons and fairies and witches. And maybe you'd
be different too...
Or perhaps you already are and you're just hiding your true nature
- you're in disguise as it were...
Whatever you are, we
would like to appeal to your true nature - the real you - whether you be wizard, mermaid, time traveller or fairy princess.
No matter what you are, or what you might like to be, we invite you to come and seek the magic for yourself in a world
where they're not fairytales, they're history.
to Magic Alley and the World of Wizard's Thatch, a magical store and attraction based on the best selling Chronicles of Wizard's Thatch series of books - it really is where magic begins...
Lose yourself in the original world of wizardry based
on the Chronicles of Wizard's
Thatch series of books!
Forget the 20th Anniversary of books about an orphan boy wizard with a lightening shaped scar - this year is
the 27th Anniversary of the publication of the first books in the Chronicles of Wizard's Thatch series and the opening
of the very first Magic Alley in London.
So, just take two large cupfuls of imagination,
a pinch of wonder with a dash
of magical delight and a magical mirror. Add to
a heady mixture of stardust and moonbeams, and stir
Then step back and allow the magic to begin as you
enter an enchanting world of storytelling in a mysterious old building known as the Creaky Cauldron. Here,
you'll find Stratford's Magic Alley store
and the Enchanted
Welcome to a truly magical and enchanting
world based on the best selling Chronicles of Wizard's Thatch series of books by Dave Matthews
- where every hour is the witching hour, but you don't
need to be a card carrying witch to join in the