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Free Theatre Workshops

To celebrate the 70th season at The Unicorn Theatre, families can enjoy a range of activities, many of which are free.

All events take place across four days from Wednesday 30 August – Saturday 2 September.  Choose from dance workshops, puppet making, clay creation, circus skills with Albert and Friends and special performances of the hit play for the younger audience members, Baby Show. 

A number of the workshops are free of charge, others are priced from £3. For free workshops you are limited to booking 2 places for 2 workshops per day. There will also be a number of free drop-in arts, crafts and games each day.

Workshops + Activities

Theatre: Baby Show | 6 - 18 months

A sensory performance with captivating images and intriguing sounds to keep your little ones rapt. 

Circus: Join The Circus! | Ages 6+

Join Albert & Friends for a acro-balance, rolla bolla, unicycle, tightrope walking, balance ball, and juggling skills extravaganza.

Puppetry: Puppet Soup | Ages 7+

An hour of glove puppet magic with Puppet Soup. Create a puppet pal and give him a story to tell. 

Dance: Mini Movers & Shakers | 18 months - 5 yrs

Join a sensory contemporary dance story where you will pick up more than just a few new moves. You'll be visiting the dragon in the mountains, swimming in the lake and ice skating on the moon.

Dance: Family Fever | All ages

Disco and street dance for the whole family. A workshop where everyone is the best dancer and all moves are the right one. (Babes in arms welcome)

Arts + Crafts: Paper Unicorns | All ages

Lots of scissor action needed for these paper craft sessions. From finger puppets to hug-o-grams, everyone will make something they can show off.

Arts + Crafts: Clay Creations | Ages 4+ 

Get hands on with keepsakes of hand prints made from air drying clay.

Arts + Crafts: All Day Art! | All ages

A space and dog themed arts and crafts. You don't need a ticket - just pop down and join in.

Earlier Event: 30 August
Doughnuts + Mixing Bowls
Later Event: 30 August
Regency Baking