Join performance poet Joseph Coelho, winner of the 2015 Centre for Literacy in Primary Poetry Award, as he unwinds the true stories behind the happily ever afters and discover they’re maybe not as charming as you remember!
Ben is delighted when he rips open his present, inside is a penguin.
Based on the award-winning book by Polly Dunbar, Penguin is exiting, surreal and full of surprises, with lively songs by Tom Gray, of Gomez, that will have everyone joining in!
Our Storyteller is on the run from those three-headed monsters, trying to bring you the most fantastic tales from the Magic Land of Three. All will be revealed in this beautiful show using puppets and props.
There are melodies that live in all of us. Created with an award-winning team of artists, this gorgeous tale of love, loss, loneliness and light is an entrancing introduction to theatre for the very young...
Join award-winning songwriter and musician David Gibb on a musical journey through his hilarious and often surreal imagination. Climb That Tree is guaranteed to have both parents and children singing along in no time.
A monstrous force rules the land. Only the bravest can defeat it. But the challenge is perilous - will everyone survive? On this epic journey, we're all in danger, and only the toys can save us - your toys.
A squawking adventure that follows a young bird's frantic and funny journey towards independence, and his relationship with his fine-singing father. Early booking is advised as this show has limited capacity.
Join us at our free family fun day as we create a pop-up Fun Palace throughout our building and garden, celebrating arts, culture and science with a lively collection of events organised by our local community for our local community.
Created against the background of Brexit, What Once Was Ours has been developed in consultation with young people across the country and uses their words & opinions to explore how politics & national values impact on the complex lives of one family.
Three wishes, three witches, three sisters, three pigs, three bears, three musketeers...!
Jump on board the ingenious and cleverly crafted wagon of fairytales in this spellbinding new musical play for children aged 3-8 and their families.
Three friends embark on an exciting adventure to chase their butterflies away. They cross new seas to uncharted lands, on a journey filled with discovery. The only trouble is they’re all a bit worried about it!
Running Time: 40 mins
Little Angel Theatre presents
Wow! Said the Owl
Wow! Said the Owl, the acclaimed children’s book by award winning author Tim Hopgood, is brought to life through a blend of beautiful story-telling, puppetry and music...
Wriggle Dance presents
The Colour of Me
Join us in a magical world of colour. With live music and projection this interactive dance theatre performance promises to delight, tickle and inspire young audiences...
Will Pickvance presents
Anatomy of the Piano (for beginners)
Part recital, part dissection, this unforgettable show features whirlwind piano playing, songs and stories as well as hand-drawn projections to create an extraordinary experience for all.
One day whilst Girl is in her garden she spots something on the other side of the fence. Charming puppetry, an enchanting soundscape and beautiful storytelling combine in this sensitive show about love and friendship, told from a child's perspective.
Justin is the smallest boy in the whole town.
Told with huge helpings of humour, poignant poetry, original music and plenty of audience participation, this is a tall story about the wonders of being small...
Join us as we tell the life story of a very special leaf in this warm, intimate and playful new piece inspired by nature and the seasons. Framed within an evocative soundscape, this is the perfect introduction to theatre for the very young...
Invisible Flash Theatre presents
Maddy and the Invisible Band of Groovers
Full of audience participation and using storytelling, puppetry and songs to celebrate difference and friendship, this charming show encourages you to believe in yourself.
tutti frutti and York Theatre Royal present
Underneath a Magical Moon
A reimagining of Peter Pan as told by Wendy Darling.
Come with us as we invite you to fly into a fantastical world of adventure, where time stands still...
Theatre Of Widdershins presents
Rapunzel and the Tower of Doom
Tangles? Split ends? Frizzy? Flyaway? This enchanting show promises plenty of body, volume and loads of highlights. Make an appointment to see the show today – because you’re worth it!
Komola Collective presents
Daughter of the Forest
Komola Collective’s new family theatre piece creates the magical world of Bonbibi through puppetry, physical theatre and contemporary storytelling, with music by acclaimed British-Bengali band Khiyo.
Whalley Range All Stars presents
A brand new, intimate object-theatre show for children and families from Whalley Range All Stars, an innovative company renowned for their imaginative performances...
Traum Theatre presents
Based on the best-selling picture book by Stuart Spendlow, Penguinpig is a cautionary tale told through puppetry offering a fun-filled show about the internet that is educational and entertaining.
Peaceful Lion Productions presents
Orion and the Dark
Based on the book by Emma Yarlett, this is a heart-warming tale of friendship, adventure and overcoming your fears.
Join Orion as he faces his biggest fear and finds out it’s friendly.
Fun Palaces is a free, nationwide celebration of arts and culture that shouts, sings, shimmies, stomps from the rooftops: arts and sciences, all culture, is a crucial part of human life, and they are truly glorious...
Big Wooden Horse presents
This energetic show full of thrills, spills, magic and mayhem will delight the whole family – with original music and plenty of audience participation!
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