Kids What’s On
Spies, Secrets and Stories
The Word, The National Centre for the Written Word: Feb 22nd 2019
Join The Word this February half term for a mysterious adventure in their immersive StoryWorld! Children will listen to tales of secrets, spies and mysteries, play games, do crafts and solve puzzles in fun activities.
Hands-on creative sessions, suitable for all the family. Drop in to join in.
Tyne Theatre and Opera House: Feb 23rd 2019 - Feb 24th 2019
Join Bing, Sula, Coco and Pando as they learn how to tell stories by pretending, dressing-up and singing songs. Flop and Amma are there to help, but in this magical world of make-believe things don’t always go according to plan…
Chris Bostock: Special Storytelling for Under 5s
Northern Stage: Feb 23rd 2019
Is everybody ready for the story of the Big… Fat… Cat…? Chris is certainly going to need your help. There’ll be lots of fun along the way and the chance to meet the little mouse who lived in a teeny tiny house.
The Showstoppers’ Kids Show
Northern Stage: Feb 23rd 2019
Taking kids’ ideas and turn them into marvellous, musical adventures from scratch, right away and in front of your very eyes.
Shipley Art Gallery: Feb 23rd 2019
Create with clay and design with dough! Measure and mix ingredients to create your own dough. Draw your own design onto a coaster using special ceramic pens. (ages 5-13)
Sing-a-long The Greatest Showman, Aerial Display and Circus Workshop
Arts Centre Washington: Feb 23rd 2019
Roll up Roll up for the greatest musical in town! Join our very own PT Barnum and ringmaster as you learn a whole range of circus skills then, sit back and sing up for a screening of the Sing-a-Long version of the smash hit musical, Including a spectacular aerial display!
Oriental Museum: Feb 23rd 2019
Explore the swords on display and make your own super sword to take home.
The Word, The National Centre for the Written Word: Feb 23rd 2019
House of Objects will be joining The Word for a fun day of craft activities. Drop in to the Atrium and have a go at using recycled materials to create your very own piece of art.
Middlesbrough Theatre: Feb 24th 2019
Malcolm doesn’t like animals, which is a problem because his family love them, in fact, they’re wild about them. Their house is full of pets of all shapes and sizes, but what it’s NOT full of is stuff Malcolm likes.
Fantastically Great Women Who Worked Wonders
Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s Book: Feb 24th 2019
Join illustrator, author and suffragette descendant Kate Pankhurst as she tells the stories of some of the most amazing women who blazed the trail for women in the world of work.
The Selfish Gaint - Tessa Bide
Hartlepool Town Hall Theatre: Feb 24th 2019
Inspired by the touching children’s story ‘The Selfish Giant’ by Oscar Wilde, Bristol's two leading family theatre experts are combining forces to explore an unusual friendship, and how even the grumpiest giant’s heart can melt when Spring finally comes.
Four Go Wild in Wellies
Gosforth Civic Theatre: Feb 25th 2019
A whimsical adventure featuring bobble hats, scarves, tents that have a life of their own and, of course, lots of fun in wellies! A 30 minute long dance performance from Scotland’s Inclusive Dance Company, Indepen-Dance4.