What's On | May-hem for Half Term | Andover & VillagesFrom 30 May to 1 June there is a magical mixture of storytelling, dance, movement, art and creativity workshops for children aged 2 to 11, guaranteed to encourage your children’s imaginations and keep them entertained at the same time!

We have not one but two exciting play in a day options this holiday! On 31 May from 10am – 3pm The Awongalema Tree play in a day is suitable for 7-11 year olds. With African animals, a magical life-giving tree and a sacred mountain with some very helpful mountain spirits, this wonderful folk tale has all the elements for a fun filled day!

Then on 1 June from 10am – 3pm The Three Little Pigs play in a day is suitable for ages 5-7. Come and join tutor Amanda for an exciting day of music, drama and storytelling towards a performance for friends and family at the end of the day.

We haven’t forgotten the little ones either, for ages 2-5 there are two storytelling workshops with Amanda on 30 May at 9.30am or 11am. The classic book will be brought to life with songs, rhymes and lots of imagination! Children must be accompanied by an adult (included in the ticket price).

Full information about all the half term workshops and even more scheduled right into the summer holidays can be found at www.thelights.org.uk

For special family theatre in half term The Lights is also delighted to offer the brand new musical – Doctor Dolittle from Katch22 Productions. Tuesday, 29 May at 2.30pm – come and help the Doctor on his adventures as he, ‘talks to the animals!’ With songs, puppetry and lots of excitement for ages 6+

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