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Off the Page, Onto the Stage


Celebrating the final weeks of the Michael Morpurgo: A Life Time in Stories exhibition, be inspired by his stories, work with set designers and puppeteers to bring stories to life. Enjoy live performances by Ben Murray, former War Horse National Theatre songman, to puppet demonstrations presented by Little Angel Theatre.

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Workshops include:

CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP
Saturday 10 – Sunday 11 February
14.00–16.00
Calling for all book worms and aspiring writers! Acclaimed children’s author Ross Montgomery will lead a creative writing fun session.
£10 per child, Age 8+

LONDON CHILDREN’S BOOK SWAP
Saturday 10 February
11:00–16:00
Annual London Children’s Book Swap returns to the Museum. Bring your pre-loved books and update your bookshelves.
Drop-in, All ages

WORLD OF SET DESIGN WORKSHOP
Monday 12 – Friday 16 February
10.30–12.30, 14.00–16.00
Experience the design process and building fun together. Led by the designer, behind the production The Butterfly Lion, Juliet Shillingford.
£10 per child, Age 8+

CHILDREN’S LITERATURE FILM SCREENINGS
Tuesday 13, Thursday 15 February
16.00 (activity), 16.30 (film)
Screenings of adaptations based on British children’s classic stories, Private Peaceful and Fantastic Mr Fox.
£4 per person (under 3s free, but booking required)

More info here

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