Mischief maker, maker of fun, Tumble tumble, tickle my tum. Beasties, beasties, buzzing bees Poggle's not scared of climbing trees. Poggle is the story of Vince, who wants to explore the forest but is too scared, until one day he meets Poggle, a friendly creature. Together they go on an adventure through the forest where they discover the magical musical tree.
A warm-hearted sensory dance theatre piece with live music, clapping rhythms and comedy throughout in an imaginatively changing world. Children have an opportunity to participate in the show by dancing on the magic steps, help put Poggle to bed with her bed of leaves and branches and explore the beautiful forest at the end of the show.
A Macrobert Arts Centre and Barrowland Ballet co-production, Poggle has delighted audiences around the world, touring across the UK, China, Canada, USA and Europe.
"Disarmingly charming... This is proper magical storytelling, perfect for any pre-school child and even better for their accompanying adult to witness their wonder." ★★★★★ - All Edinburgh Theatre
"This production for the very young, goes a wonderfully imaginative extra mile in its mix of bouncy dance-theatre, cunningly versatile design, live music and audience participation. " ★★★★ - The Herald
"Perfectly formed dance theatre takes its early years audience to the top of the tree and shows them the view" ★★★★★ - The Stage
Perf space: 7m wide by 8m deep
Key Themes / Values
resilience, friendship, imagination