In Your Theatre

This year, we invite schools to Spark their pupils' imagination with a trip to the theatre. To enquire about booking any of these shows please call the Spark office 0116 261 6893 or email

Whatever the Weather

Attenborough Arts Centre
Tue 22 and Wed 23 May 2018
10.30am & 1.30pm

Two whimsical characters learn to share in this humorous, beautiful and highly visual show from M6 Theatre.

Cross Curricular Links: playing & exploring; weather; listening; watching; movement
Suitable for: Foundation and KS1.

Ticket Prices: £7 (buy 9, get 1 free)

Funky Punky Jazz Party

Tue 22 and Wed 23 May 2018
10.30am & 1pm

A special music performance with clarinetty chaos, deep double bass and dazzling drums by award winning clarinettist Arun Ghosh.

Cross Curricular Links: playing & exploring; listening; watching; movement; world music
Suitable for: Foundation and SEN

Ticket Prices: £8 (1 free teacher ticket for every 10 booked)

I Wish I Was a Mountain

Belgrave Neighbourhood Centre
Wed 23 & Thu 24 May 10.30am and 1.30pm

A bold reimagining of a Herman Hesse classic fairy tale and written and performed by former Glastonbury Poetry Slam Champion Toby Thompson.

Cross Curricular links: literature, poetry, creative writing, listening, music
Suitable for: Years 5 & 6

Ticket Prices: £90 per class

Discover Your Theatre

Spend the day at Curve on Monday 21 May 2018. Go behind the scenes at this amazing building and see how shows come to life. The activities throughout this day will enable all the children to achieve their Discover level Arts Award. Cost for workshops, tours and award moderation is £300 for a class, open to 6 - 9yr olds.

Additional education offers can be added to make a performance package for most of these shows, so please do get in touch to discuss these opportunities further.

Adopt a School

Adopt a School is part of a new fundraising initiative to help schools take children to theatre or to access high quality productions in their school hall, as part of our ongoing commitment to inspire the next generation. Please visit our Adopt a School page for more information.