27/01/2016 12:00 AM

Half Term Activities at Leeds Grand Theatre

Join us for a week of creative workshops for 7-17 year olds plus two performances of Isabel’s Well – an enchanting production suitable for 3-7s and their families. Presented by the Takeover Arts Young People’s Planning Group with Topsy Turvy Theatre.

Creative Workshops for 7-11s

Monday 15 February
Silhouette Storytelling 1.00-2.30pm

Come and create your own story then bring it to life using simple but effective shadow puppets.


Tuesday 16 February
Playful Puppetry 10.00-11.30am

A fun, hands-on drama workshop in which you’ll learn how to create characters and perform with puppets.

Monsters and Megastructures 1.00-2.30pm

Enjoy making things? Get stuck in to create giant 3D models and stage props out of newspaper.


Creative Workshops for 12-17s

Wednesday 17 February
Bring them to Life - Puppetry & Mask Skills 10.00-11.30am

A drama workshop with a difference! Discover how using puppets and masks can add a whole new dimension to your performance.

Scrapheap Set Build 1.00-3.00pm

Upcycle junk into props and scenery in this hands-on set design and construction workshop.


Performance – suitable for 3-7s and their families

Friday 19th February
Isabel’s Well performance 11.00am-12.00pm AND 2.00-3.00pm

A captivating blend of energetic storytelling, hand-crafted puppets, enchanting scenery and original music, Isabel’s Well is a journey into a child’s imagination…where anything is possible.


Tickets for workshops and performance - £3 each. Places limited!

Book now: https://www.leedsgrandtheatre.com/Online/Halfterm or call Box Office: 0844 848 2700

Funded by the City Centre Youth Activity Fund