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Comedy Club 4 Kids is a real live comedy club with professional comedians performing without the swearing or rude bits. A different show every time for children 6 and above.
An hilarious story about a penniless old soldier who, returning from the war, seeks help from his miserly old brother. All the old miser will offer is a field of stones and old, rotten turnip seed. The poor old soldier is all alone - however will he manage? After dealing with many hardships, the old soldier grows the most enormous turnip ever seen! In an uproarious celebration, he presents the turnip to the King of all the lands...but that's not the end. Come join us and see what happens next, after all, it could all depend on you!
Running time: 1hr (approx). Age 2-7 years
What does it mean to follow a dream. When you don't fit in. And the odds are stacked against you? Exploring ambition, communication and friendship, the story follows the Great Odds; Marco, Grouch and Jewels, on an exciting and sometimes wobbly journey... Dreams change shape, unexpected things are uncovered and success comes through surprising discoveries. Integrating visual storytelling, British Sign Language, live music, sound and puppetry, Mac's Arcadian presents Great Odds, its first play, in co- production with Lighthouse Poole, supported by Improbable.
A leaf is born... - It grows and glows in the sunshine and the rain - Then the wind blows and it - becomes colder - The leaf changes colour - In the snow, the leaf falls... - But when spring comes, a new leaf grows... Join us as we tell the life story of a very special leaf in this warm, intimate and playful new piece for under 3s inspired by nature and the seasons. Framed within an evocative soundscape, this is the perfect introduction to theatre for the very young. At the end of the performance, children are invited onto the stage to play among the leaves and explore a landscape created by the changing seasons.
Leaf is another heart-warming play created by Tam Tam Theatre, whose previous shows for very young children include Circles in the Sand and Curious. It is performed by the company's founder, Marleen Vermeulen, and created in collaboration with director Joy Haynes.
Set amongst Milkshake's magical bookcase, this brand new live show is sure to amaze and delight! The Milkshake! cast will be singing songs and sharing stories that audience members, young and old, will know and love.
When dark shadows come stealing down Tom's bedroom walls he thinks it might be monsters or ogres or trolls. But Tom's not afraid, for he's a brave little boy. So he peeps out of the window and what should he see but PIRATES. Stranger still, they're GIRL PIRATES, stealing the front of his house! Puppets, song and ballet dancing pirates combine in this delightful adaptation of the much-loved picture book from leading young people's theatre company, Theatre Hullabaloo. For children aged over 3 and their families.
Are you ready? Grab a spoon! Because it's Pat-a-Cake puppet show time! Come on Jelly Baby, Allsorts Baby and Candy Baby - Pat-a-Cake Baby wants to make a very special cake and needs your help to wake up the moon to come to tea. Pitter-patter - get the butter! Glitzyglossy - whisk in sugar! Jokey-yolky - add the eggs!
Long Nose Puppets offer up a riot of rhyme and action all iced with music and songs by Tom Gray. Little children will feel stuffed to the brim full of magic and fun.
Poop Poop! Kenneth Grahame's classic book comes to life as Ratty, Mole, Badger and friends invite you to join them messing about in boats, chasing Wild Wooders, and exploring the delights of being a young and foolish Toad. A treat for adults and children alike, this lively production promises a faithful adaptation that brings out the fun and humour of the original.
Explore the wow-world of colours with this curious little owl who is determined to stay awake to see what day light brings. From the warm pink glow of dawn through to a day filled with the bright colours of green leaves, blue sky, grey clouds and, finally, a stunning rainbow - wow! But despite the beauty of the daytime world, the little owl decides that the night-time stars are the most beautiful of all. 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. At the end of the performance there is an opportunity to come onto the stage and meet the puppets.
The show is made by your toys. Grownups and children alike, bring your own toy to the theatre to join in this really big adventure. Slot Machine will bring your real toys to life on stage using their unique style of puppetry, original music and story telling. An evil power. A daring escape. A perilous journey to freedom through a strange land. Who are the goodies? Who are the baddies? And who can you trust? On this epic journey, we're all in danger, and only the toys can save us - your toys.