Theatre Line-up


Choose from two theatre performances when you book your ticket. Each one-and-a half hour performance will include some of your child's favourite authors and transport them enchanting worlds and introducing them to unforgettable characters.  From heartwarming tales to thrilling adventures, there will be a wide range of stories to delight every young reader and allow their imagination to soar. The bolt-on workshops will vary depending on which theatre performance you choose. 

(Note - the Theatre will last 90 minutes.)

Mesmerising Poetry Performance from Michael Rosen! 

Get ready for a mesmerising literary experience as Michael Rosen showcases his magical world of words! With his talent for crafting lively rhymes and enchanting stories, Michael will transport the audience to imaginative realms. Get swept away on a journey of laughter, wonder, and endless creativity in this session all the family can enjoy. 

A Hilarious and Interactive Adventure with Jenny Pearson

Step into the enchanting world of storytelling as the brilliant author, Jenny Pearson, takes centre stage. With her captivating presence and infectious energy, Jenny will have the audience on the edge of their seats, eagerly participating in a series of interactive quizzes, thrilling games, and even daring world record attempts! Brace yourselves for an immersive adventure through the pages of her delightful masterpiece, The Boy Who Made Monsters. With each turn of the page, young minds will be transported to a world where monsters come to life, friendships are forged, and bravery knows no bounds. Plus! Meet Jenny for her book signing after the session. 

David Farr and Michael Morpurgo - The Secret of the Blood Red Key and Tales from Shakespeare

Dive into the enchanting world of storytelling with David Farr and the legendary Michael Morpurgo as they take you on a thrilling journey through their books. This captivating session explores the art of storytelling in all its forms, from the mesmerising stage to the spellbinding page. Includes book signing. 

Join  JT Williams and The Lizzie & Belle Mysteries adventure this Black History Month

This thrilling session offers a fresh and unique approach to exploring Black history, encouraging children to become detectives and historians themselves. As participants follow their journey, they'll be inspired to think critically, piece together clues, and unlock the untold stories of black heroes and heroines throughout history. Through engaging storytelling, JT Williams brings to life the intriguing adventures of Lizzie and Belle, two young people who uncover hidden secrets from the past. Book signing included!

Dare to Play - The Escape Room with Christopher Edge

Welcome to The Escape – the ultimate Escape Room with puzzles and challenges to beat before time runs out. Join author Christopher Edge on a heart-racing journey as he brings The Escape to life and explore the imaginative, empowering world of his mind-bendingly brilliant novel, Escape Room. Can you help Christopher find the answer and save the world? Includes book signing.