Learning Event Shadow Scientists: Minibeast Explorers!

Event dates

Mon 14 Oct 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Mon 14 Oct 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tue 15 Oct 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Tue 15 Oct 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wed 16 Oct 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Wed 16 Oct 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Shadow Scientists Minibeasts 2

Visit Norwich Puppet Theatre for a special shadow world adventure with Ripstop Shadow Theatre. Investigate materials in relation to light and dark. Apply your discoveries to create known or imaginary minibeasts and habitats! Share your new-found expert knowledge with your fellow minibeast explorers.

Norwich Puppet Theatre is a unique venue for puppetry situated in the medieval church of St James. The organisation has a 40 year history and a commitment to providing magical theatrical experiences and creative skills sessions for everyone through high quality puppet shows and workshops. Their work provides a creative context which facilitates meaningful, relevant, exciting and inspiring learning opportunities. Norwich Puppet Theatre holds a Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC) Quality Badge and is an accredited Norfolk Children’s University Centre.

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Ripstop shadow Theatre has been making inspiring and visually stimulating shadow theatre productions for children and family audiences since 1998. They have toured productions nationally and internationally and were the first British company to perform at the International Shadow Theatre Festival in Germany. They are passionate about making shadow theatre accessible to all, more recently focusing on making small scale shows that can be performed in a variety of non-theatre spaces.

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Monday 14, Tuesday 15 or Wednesday 16 October
10.30am–12pm or 1pm–2.30pm
Venue: Norwich Puppet Theatre
Cost: £180 per session (up to 30 students)

Book: workshops@puppettheatre.co.uk