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Dancin' Oxford returns with another Baby Boogie day. Kick off your shoes and turn up the volume for disco delight with you toddlers. Try out our pre-disco workshop or take a break in the chill-out zone with free activities in the cafe. Workshop 45 minutes - Disco 60 minutes
Once there was a girl called Harper who had a rare musical gift. She heard songs on the wind, rhythms on the rain and hope in the beat of a butterfly's wing. Children's TV presenter Cerrie Burnell talks about her wonderful new series following the adventures of Harper and her scarlet umbrella. Told with Cerrie's trademark beauty and wonder, prepare to be whisked away to a very magical world of stories. Cerrie is a CBeebies presenter. She was named in The Observer's top ten children's presenters and was in The Guardian's 2011 list of most inspirational women. She is also author of three children's picture books, Ballet Dreams, Snowflakes and Mermaid. Snowflakes is this year's BT Christmas show, click here for more details.
Mr Fox has three very nasty enemies, Boggis, Bunce and Bean. These greedy farmers hate Mr Fox so much they will stop at nothing to get rid of him. They try to shoot, starve and dig him out of his hole, however Mr Fox is much cleverer than they are and has a cunning plan of his own. Discover the thrill of the chase and join Mr Fox and his family underground as they battle to save themselves and the rest of the countryside from disaster.
Liza has gone missing, and no-one knows where she can be. One thing's for certain: those mysterious Winter Sprites have something to do with it. Appearing every winter, these tiny elf-like creatures can be found hiding in pockets, shoes and sock drawers, watching everything and hearing everyone. Follow Liza into a colourful whirlwind of stories and adventure, led by a tiny Sprite with a fascination for snowflakes. Using a captivating blend of shadow puppetry, storytelling and enchanting original songs, Paper Balloon present this funny, quirky and enchanting show.
Come and join in with Fun Palaces 2016 - a free, nationwide festival of arts, culture and sciences. Oxford Playhouse and Science Oxford are joining forces once more to bring back The Oxford Fun Palace - a fun and enlightening treat for young theatre enthusiasts. With loads of hands-on activities to try, explore the exciting world behind the scenes as you experiment with lights, sound effects, music and scenery. It's all for free, so don't miss this exciting chance to get hands-on with the science behind theatre and come and visit The Oxford Fun Palace at the BT.
Oink oink - it’s Peppa Pig! Peppa is a playful little piggy who lives with her younger brother George, Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig. Through everyday adventures she plays games, makes new friends and enjoys her absolute favourite activity - jumping up and down in muddy puddles!
It's a lovely day and Peppa is playing outside with her friends. Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig have got a surprise for her and her younger brother George but no matter how hard they try, they cannot guess what it is. In Peppa Pig's Surprise audiences will enjoy interactive fun, games and, of course, surprises. This charming, colourful new show fea-tures new songs and new life-size puppets. Peppa Pig's Surprise promises to be the perfect theatre show for all pre-schoolers.
Join Emma Boor and a host of puppet friends in an interactive installation exploring a different world each week from farmyard to outer space! This fun and engaging session for parents and toddlers is very popular so advanced booking online or by phone is essential. Spaces need to be booked for all adults, toddlers and babies.
Let the Storyteller take you to a land of fables and wonder to explore some of the favourite fairy tales ever told. Find yourself lost in a host of adventures that are weird, dark, funny and fantastical. An exciting collection of the most loved and less well known stories gathered by the Brothers Grimm come to life in a rich mix of clowning, physical theatre, puppetry, music and much more.
Wild Boor Ideas brings another joyful experience for under 5s with shows packed with puppetry, interactive songs and gentle clowning. plus a chance to meet the puppet stars. Raise your telescope and take a peek at the Golden Galleon and its motley crew the Peanut Butter Pirates. Out on the high seas they search for treasure but will they find it and get home in time for tea?
Using live music, shadow puppetry, cello, and masked play, French company Compagnie Animotion bring us a poetic and enchanting alternative Christmas tale. Set in Eastern Europe, Compagnie Animotion present a touching story about friendship making the everyday magical and the importance of the imagination. Helda is cold and alone. She may be poor, but her imagination is filled with her grandfather's folk tales, taught to her through the enchanting voice of the cello. Jurgen is surrounded by beautifully wrapped presents but needs a friend to help make his everyday magical. When the clock strikes midnight and the silver moon is high in the air, the two friends will never be the same again... Completely non-verbal, this is accessible to all audiences and music lovers will enjoy the live cello, and strong musical narrative.
Accessible to Deaf audiences.
Snow White will enchant us with classic stories, from Rumpelstiltskin to Hansel and Gretal. Brought to you by the team behind last year's eccentric and raucous Treasure Island, this new adaptation will be full of music, magic and mystery.
Everyone is different. Everyone is perfect. A beautiful story about new beginnings and making friends, set in the land of forests and snow... Mia has come to live with her Grandma, far away from where she was born. It isn't at all like her old life in the city, and at first she feels very different from the new children she sees. But when she watches the snow falling around her one night, Mia realises that she is just like one of the snowflakes - unique and perfect in her own way.