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Free Summer Holiday Art Activities for 8 - 10 year olds

17 August 2018

FREE summer holiday workshops for children and young people aged 8 - 10
Creative Writing – Illustration - Print making – Graphic Design and more!

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Free Summer Holiday Art Activities for 8 - 10 year olds

24 August 2018

FREE summer holiday workshops for children and young people aged 8 - 10
Creative Writing – Illustration - Print making – Graphic Design and more!

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Free Summer Holiday Art Activities for 8 - 10 year olds

31 August 2018

FREE summer holiday workshops for children and young people aged 8 - 10
Creative Writing – Illustration - Print making – Graphic Design and more!

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Noisy Oyster present...

The DaSilva Marionette Circus Troupe

08 September 2018

Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls ...the Circus has come to town! Come and be amazed by aerial acrobatics on the flying trapeze, spectacular cycling stunts,trampolining ups and downs, and laughat the antics of the cheeky clowns, one of whom takes the joke that bit too far - with disastrous consequences!

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Sing-a-long The Greatest Showman, Aerial Display and Circus Workshop

22 September 2018

Roll up Roll up for the greatest musical in town!  Join our very own PT Barnum and ringmaster as you learn a whole range of circus skills then, sit back and sing up as we screen the Sing-a-Long version of the smash hit musical ‘The Greatest Showman’ staring Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams and Zac Effron. 

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Chris Cross – Seeing is NOT Believing

13 October 2018

Escapology, contortion, comedy and unbelievable magic from the North East’s greatest magician Chris Cross.  As seen on CBBC’s ‘The Slammer’. 

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Garlic Theatre present...

3 Pig Tales

23 October 2018

'Let me in little piggie it's blowing a gale
Not by the hairs on my little pink tail'
A brand new version of the classic story of the three little pigs set in Paris. A grumpy old wolf is a chef who wants some pigs' tails for his soup.  Will the little pigs outwit the wolf and what kind of house will they build?  A funny, warmhearted and interactive rustic tale to make you squeal with laughter, bristling with puppets, live music and lots of joining in.

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Storypocket Theatre present...

Storyteller, Storyteller

27 October 2018

What happens when two storytellers arrive at the same place at the same time to tell their stories? And what happens if both of them think they are THE Storyteller? A head-to-head that leads to a feast of clowning, comic competition and physical silliness, that’s what!

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Théâtre sans Frontières (UK) and Théâtre a l'Envers (Canada) present...

A Frog Called Woanda (Une grenouille qui s'appelle Woanda)

02 November 2018 - 03 November 2018

Friday 2 November, 1.30pm – performed in simple French
Saturday 3 November, 11am – performed in English
Laura's mother is ill and she is being looked after by her grandfather. Whilst washing her paintbrushes in the bathroom, Laura drops her mother's ring down the sink. Up pops Woanda the frog and a series of adventures ensue as Laura tries to find the ring. Told through live action, puppetry, music and shadows this is a humorous and touching story of love, loss and friendship. 

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Lyngo Theatre present...

Snow Play

04 December 2018 - 09 December 2018

What would you do if one year Winter decided to stay and moved into your house? Well that’s what happens in our snowy spectacular show where you are guaranteed a white Christmas, no matter what the weather or the time of year!

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