Lakeside Arts
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Tall Stories

Alfie White Space Explorer

Sunday 30 October, 1pm & 3.30pm 55 mins, no interval
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Children & Families
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£8.50 all tickets
Suitable for 5+

It’s 1967 and the space race is on... Alfie White is crazy about space – and his dad is training to be the first man on the moon. At least that’s what Alfie tells his schoolmates. In fact, his dad has disappeared without trace – as if swallowed up by a black hole…

Together with his best friend Meg, Alfie sets out on a daring mission to find his dad. But where on earth – or in space – is he?

A cosmic tale of adventure and discovery in the latest production from Tall Stories, the company that brought you The Snail and the Whale.

‘A thrilling everyday adventure that is engaging for all ages’ ***** Broadway Baby

‘A richly crafted, sparkily delivered fable for the whole family’ **** The List

‘An accomplished piece of children’s storytelling theatre… Holds the children in rapt and often amused attention’ **** The Stage

‘An original, well-crafted story that touches real human emotions’ **** The Scotsman

‘A charming story of discovering that there’s as much to explore in the space you occupy in the world, as there is between here and the moon’ **** Fest Magazine

Free to Alfie White ticket holders

Up, up and away! Join us for some crafty fun with space inspired activities. A great excuse for getting messy with your mini maker space cadets!