JUNE – Friday 2nd: 1pm-5pm. £6/£4*
JOIN IN! – CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY CRAFT AFTERNOON
To complement our season of Roald Dahl come along for some deliciously sweet creatin. Watch a short shadow play, play some games, make a puppet, mask and design your own chocolatey treat ! Take home a Discover Arts Award qualification.
JUNE – Saturday 3rd: 3pm £4/£3*
FILM – REVOLTING RHYMES (PG) – Horse and Bamboo Theatre
To end our quartet of Dahl films, we have Revolting Rhymes. No nursery rhyme is quite as it seems when Roald Dahl has re-written it. Hungry wolves would be advised to watch their step when Little Red Riding Hood is about, and as for Cinderella’s prince, well, let’s just hope he keeps his head.
JUNE: 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th; JULY: 3rd, 10th (Every Monday) : £18/£16* for second child :
JUNIOR PUPPET PERFORMERS – HORSE + BAMBOO
Come along and star in our annual Puppet Festival alongside critically acclaimed theatre companies, performers, musicians and makers!
This summer we’re giving children and young people the chance to create a short piece of ensemble theatre in renowned Horse +Bamboo style to perform at our annual summer Puppet Festival on Sunday 16th July.
Sessions will be led by in-house Performer/Maker Alicia Myerscough with an emphasis on imagination team-work and a strong sense of fun. Each participant will also be given a Discover Arts Award qualification at the end of the term.
5-7 years 4pm-5pm; 8-11 years 5.30pm-6.30pm
JUNE– Tuesday 6th: 10am. £4 / £2.50 for second child ( adults are free )
JOIN IN ! – BABY EXPLORERS
Drop in to The Boo with your babies and toddlers this spring/summer for a series of relaxed creative play sessions. Anytime between 10 and 12 pm
There’ll be plenty of opportunity for you and your little ones to socialise and interact with other families, enjoy guided sensory play, and spend time together in a safe, friendly and fun environment. Each session will be centred around a different feel, sound, or smell, and will give you the chance to relax as we guide you and your baby though a journey of interactive play.
Ages: 0-4 years. Start 10am until 12pm – families are free to come and go anytime between this time
JUNE – Sunday 11th : 3pm £8/£6*
THEATRE – HAPPILY EVER AFTER
ACTION TRANSPORT THEATRE
The queen is fed up. Her lazy son needs to grow up, get married and become king. She invites all the princesses in the land to find him a bride, but he isn’t impressed by any of them. Then one day a princess arrives accompanied by her brother Happily Ever After is a hilarious, wordless show from Action Transport Theatre, in partnership with The Proud Trust. It’s a not-to-be- missed fairytale with a twist.
JUNE Sunday 18th : FREE 12 noon – 4 pm
OPEN DAY – HORSE & BAMBOO THEATRE
All the family – See what’s goes on behind the scenes !
JUNE: 20th, 27th; JULY: 4th, 11th (Every Tuesday) : FREE 6pm -7.30 pm
BAMBOOZLE BAND – HORSE + BAMBOO
BamBOOzle Band will be making a vibrant revival for this year’s Puppet Festival Parade. Open to any age and any ability. If you play an instrument, bring it along! If not, we have plenty of percussion for you to experiment with and join in the fun.
We’ll be working towards a performance at our annual Puppet Festival Parade on Sunday 16th July at 4pm here in Waterfoot this summer. Sessions will be tailored to the group, with a fun and ﬂexible approach to making music. We’d love to see you there. Rehearsals are every Tuesday evening 4 weeks prior to the festival, with complementary tea, coffee, juice and biscuits!
All the family
JUNE: Saturday 24th : 7.30 pm £8/£6*
THE HEADLESS WOMAN & OTHER DELIGHTS
This multi-media storytelling show jumps and leaps across a country, drawing stories from the places where landscape and imagination meet. Some are old, having jostled down generations, whilst others are first person, current experiences, that live in a territory between our geographies.