Tin Forest Sat 10th Feb 2018 to Sat 10th Feb 2018 Price: £9.00 – £30.00 Running time: 45 minutes Ages: 3+ The Tin Forest is about a lonely old man who lives in a dreary junkyard, full of other people’s broken and unwanted rubbish. He dreams that one day his world will be full of life, colour and sound. His wish is about to come true… (11am performance is designated ‘All Ages’ which means you can attend a show with all the family, including those under 2 years.)
MagiMation – February Half Term Price: £70.00 Running time: Mon 12 & Tues 13 February, 10.30am-3.30pm each day Ages: 9+
Are you interested in film or animation? Do you like making plasticine models or drawing cartoons? Then our MagiMation workshops are for you!
Make a pair of puppets! Whether it’s a comedy double act, a hero and their side-kick or a Valentine’s couple, these puppets are better together.
Children’s Workshop: Superheroes and Supervillains Thu 15th Feb 2018 Price: £9.50 Running time: 10.30am-12noon Ages: 5+
Inspired by characters from comic books and films, create your very own superhero on a mission to save earth. Or perhaps you’d rather make a villain, on a crusade of destruction..!
Bobbin Thu 15th Feb 2018 to Thu 15th Feb 2018 Price: £9.00 – £30.00 Running time: 45 minutes Ages: 0+
An interactive, wordless show for young children, based on ‘The Elves and the Shoemaker’, Bobbin is full of Tea Break Theatre’s trademark comedy, invention and imagination.
Relaxed Combination: Bobbin & Make Thu 15th Feb 2018 Price: £12.50 Running time: 11am show and 12.30pm workshop Ages: 3+
See a relaxed performance of Bobbin, followed by a relaxed family workshop.
The workshop will be an hour long, with a simple make, plus space for time-out away from the activity if needed. In this workshop, families will work together making fun fabric characters to take home with them.
Children’s Workshop: Chinese Dragons Fri 16th Feb 2018 Price: £9.50 Running time: 10.30am-12noon Ages: 5+
We’re celebrating Chinese New Year by making some fabulous dragon puppets. Fierce but beautiful, these dragons know how to dance!
Town Mouse, Country Mouse Fri 16th Feb 2018 to Fri 16th Feb 2018 Price: £9.00 – £30.00 Running time: 45 minutes Ages: 3+
Martin Bridle presents a tale of bravery and mousey derring-do as Hickory goes into the Big Wide World and meets Dickory the Town Mouse.
Jack and the Beanstalk Cafe Sat 17th Feb 2018 to Sat 17th Feb 2018 Price: £9.00 – £30.00 Running time: 45 minutes Ages: 3+
Hand to Mouth Theatre present a nourishing bean-feast of stories in the Beanstalk Cafe, including the sweet and sour tale of “The Old Woman in a Vinegar Bottle”, and a tasty take on “Jack and the Beanstalk”.
Family Combination: Puppet Cafe Sat 17th Feb 2018 Price: £15.00 – £55.00 Running time: 11am show and 1pm workshop Ages: 3+
Enjoy Jack and the Beanstalk Cafe then create your own puppet cafe scene! We’ll be looking at props and settings too, because those puppets need something to eat!