Geppetto always longed for a son so makes the next best thing: a life-size wooden puppet. Azzura the Blue Fairy casts a spell and makes Pinocchio come alive but his misbehaviour causes nothing but trouble. Dianora, always on the lookout for a new husband, tries her best to help teach Pinocchio in her role as local schoolmistress without much success. Raffaele and Florence befriend Pinocchio as their love for each other grows stronger. But when Viscard the evil Puppetmaster kidnaps Pinocchio everyone comes together to help rescue Pinocchio. A dramatic ending takes place in a circus big top but will Viscards evil plan to become rich and famous be foiled? Will Pinocchio get his wish to become a real boy? As in all good pantomimes a happy ending is guaranteed.