Family Shows

September

 

 

intotheclouds

A woman in nurses clothes appears to be holding a cloud.

nonsuch Theatre
Sunday 29 September
11am - 12pm, 1pm - 2pm & 2:30pm - 3:30pm
£5, £15 family of four
Recommended for ages 0 - 3

This playful, sensory and highly visual experience is a perfect first-time theatre experience for very young children and babies.

High in the sky, clouds sit above us, out of reach and all alone. But Claus and Claude have a plan! Far away and high on a hill, these two friends have built their very own cloud factory, but need your help making their fluffy dreams come true. Fingers crossed there’ll be no chance of rain!

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October

 

 

Mission... Save the World

Two superheroes. One looks astonished.

M6 Theatre Company
Sunday 6 October
1pm - 1:45pm and 4pm - 4:45pm
£5, £15 family of four
Recommended for ages 5 - 8

A fun and energetic play about sibling rivalry, strengths, weaknesses and superheroes!

Captain Clever is good at code breaking and problem-solving, whilst Captain Conker is super-fast and not scared of anything (except spelling!) As they race against the clock, a tadpole-catching competition challenges the dynamic duo to harness their strengths and overcome their differences. Working as a team, can they save the world... together?!

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The Extraordinary Time-Travelling Adventures of Baron Von Munchausen

An illustration of Baron Munchausen with Monocle and hat.

Wednesday 16 October
1pm - 2pm
£5, £15 family of four Suitable for ages 7+

A hit during Leicester Comedy Festival, the Baron returns! Adventure with us through extravagant stories of swords, duels, elephants, and castles made of cheese - and all of it completely and irrefutably true!

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Kids Court

Two judges sit behind a table. One is a middle aged man, one is a young girl.

Wednesday 16 October
3pm - 4pm
£5, £15 family of four Everyone Welcome

The award-nominated show that puts kids in charge is back! With a Judge, Prosecution and Defence played by local comedians, children get the chance to put their parents or older siblings on trial and decide a suitable penalty for their misdemeanours.

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Soonchild

An illustration of a hooded figure looking towards the moon, and a polar bear looking towards us.

Saturday 19 October
11am - 12:45pm and 3pm - 4:45pm
£5, £15 family of four Suitable for ages 5+

Dig out your snowshoes for an Arctic Adventure with live music and songs, 3D and shadow puppets, creative captioning, integrated sign language and song, plus the cosmic brilliance of the Northern Lights.

Set somewhere north of the Arctic Circle, Soonchild is the story of John, his wife and their baby, the Soonchild – who refuses to be born until she can the World Songs.

Follow John on a thrilling quest as he encounters a constellation of cool characters including the Ice Bear.

So big-hearted, this show will melt an Iceberg!

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Fafunia: Snoozy Stories

A pink figure holding a puppet.

Enter Edem
Sunday 27 October
11am - 12:30pm and 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Pay what you think.
Suitable for all ages

Spend time in the magical land of Fafunia, in an interactive puppetry and storytelling experience where anything is possible. Explore a forest of fairies during Autumn, or come and play in a Winter wonderland of snowflakes and stars.

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November

 

 

Baby Disco - Jungle

A cartoon tree surrounded by wild animals.

Sunday 3 November
11am, 1pm, 2:30pm
£1 adults / £5 children Suitable for age 0 - 6

Make some shapes at our multi-sensory discos, perfect for children aged 6 and under.

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Emily Rising

A puppet of a girl is suspended in a surreal home environment.

Little Angel and Goblin Theatre
Sunday 10 November
11am - 11:45am and 2pm - 2:45pm
£5 / £15 family of four
Recommended for ages 7 - 11

A unique and heart-warming story brought to life with stunning puppetry that will take you soaring into the sky.

Emily wakes up one bright autumn morning to find that her feet can’t touch the ground, and no one can understand why. From sleeping upside-down on her ceiling and flying above her school playground, to soaring over a starry-skied London; Emily’s adventure is just beginning...

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The Snug Club

The Snug Club

With Enter Edem
Saturday 23 November
4pm - 6pm
Suitable for ages 12+

Come and hang out at our ultimate teenagers’ chill out party. Enjoy different zones of activity including the our Cosy Corner celestial sands, Siesta Central UV face paints, Mandala music, the Cosmic Club silent disco and circus moves. It’s the perfect place to Eat, Breathe, Yoga and repeat!

To book please contact Hannah: email hmpp1@le.ac.uk or call 0116 252 3077

 

 

December

 

 

Baby Disco - Winter

A wintery scene

Sunday 8 December
11am, 1pm, 2:30pm
£1 adults / £5 children Suitable for age 0 - 6

Make some shapes at our multi-sensory discos, perfect for children aged 6 and under.

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BYOB Comedy

Three babies try to climb on to a stage with the words "stand-up" behind it.

Wednesday 11 December
12pm - 1:15pm
£5 for you and baby / £15 family of four Suitable for age 16+ and under 15 months

Our award-nominated lunchtime comedy club for you and your little one. With comedy for grown ups and toys, soft flooring and more for baby - a top night out during the day.

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Fafunia: Snowy Stories

An icy figure holding a puppet

Enter Edem
Sunday 22 December
11am - 12:30pm and 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Pay what you think.
Suitable for all ages

Spend time in the magical land of Fafunia, in an interactive puppetry and storytelling experience where anything is possible. Explore a forest of fairies during Autumn, or come and play in a Winter wonderland of snowflakes and stars.

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January

 

 

Moonbeam on a Cat's Ear

Two dancers horizontally back to back.

Jabuti Theatre
Sunday 26 January
1pm - 1:45pm and 3pm - 3:45pm
£5, £15 Family of Four
Suitable for ages 3 and above

Based on the book by author and illustrator Marie-Louise Gay, this visual adventure features puppetry, movement, and music.

In the middle of the night Rosie, Toby Toby, the cat and the mouse sneak out to play in the shadow of the apple tree. When Toby steals the moon from the sky they go on an adventure across the stars and the sea. But, was it all just a dream?

Based on the book by author and illustrator Marie-Louise Gay, this visual adventure uses puppetry, physical theatre, light boxes and mesmerizing original music to bring the magic of the story to life.

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