Famously diverse, progressive, immersive and inclusive storytelling for all ages
FOUNDING PATRON: Quentin Blake
FESTIVAL PATRONS: Lauren Child, Inua Ellams, Thomas Taylor
Schools programme 2021
Long Nose Puppets: The Hug
The Hug takes you on a journey full of fun, laughter and love, set to Tom Gray's (of Gomez) beautiful and witty music.
Storyteller in Resident
A must see interactive show theatre show for children.
Lizzy is a little bit little and the world is a tall place. 'If only the world would come down to me'...and then it does.
Workshops with Loulou
Come along and join Loulou to make some fun Roald Dahl inspired props to bring on the parade.
You'll be transported by the epic performance of this Guyanese international storyteller, musician and poet.
Bambolina and Dodo by Circle of Two
IWhen the clock strikes twelve, magic begins and a doll comes to life…
A simple and touching story about an eccentric inventor who struggles to control his latest creation.
The mesmerising perfomance combines a variety of performing disciplines, such as mime, slap-stick comedy and acrobatics.
Mysterrasaur by Idolrich Theatre Rotto
An intruiging multimedia show for children and adults. Trace a path back through the millenia. Scientists are unearthing strange remains...
Roald Dahl inspired parade
Line up 2.45pm
Join the drums and whistles for a colourful, exuberant parade through the old town and back to the Stade (lasts approx 30mins)
Throughout the day in his yurt
Traditional tales told in a cosy yurt. Snuggle down on a comfy cusion and get ready for 'once upon a time'...