The Snail and The Whale

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The Snail and The Whale

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Starts: Sunday 4 November 2018 1:00 PM

Ends: Sunday 4 November 2018 4:30 PM

At: The Civic, Hanson Street, Barnsley, S70 2HZ

Organised by: The Civic - Banrsley

Join a tiny snail on her trip round the world in Tall Stories’ magical, musical production inspired by the fantastic bestselling picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

Longing to see the world, a tiny snail hitches a lift on the tail of a humpback whale. Together they go on an amazing adventure - but when the whale gets beached, how will the snail save him? Follow the tiny snail’s exciting journey, as seen through the eyes of an adventurous young girl and her seafaring father...

Storytelling, live music and lots of laughs for everyone aged 4 and up, from the Olivier Award-nominated company that brought you ‘The Gruffalo’ and ‘Room on the Broom’ live on stage.

“Joyous in every way… a textbook example of how to do theatre for children right’ Broadway Baby

“Captivating, inventive storytelling along with beautiful live music’ Edinburgh Festivals for Kids

Recommended for ages 4+

Tickets £8 | £6 conc | £5 child


The Civic  Barnsley

The Civic Barnsley

Our artistic programme provides lots of opportunities for children and young people to enjoy and participate in the arts. We regularly host schools visits to our exhibitions and encourage schools to book for performances in the Assembly Room offering supporting workshops with the visiting companies whenever we can.As an arts award supporter and we actively encourage schools and other groups to use us as a resource for learning and creative development.

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