The Spark brings extraordinary theatre performances to children in their school hall.

Lost Property

A new detective story for curious children and performance for your school hall. Join our little detective as she investigates the bits and pieces in her Lost Property Office. From suitcases to cricket bats, treasures come from Pakistan, England and all the places in between. This is a show about misplaced objects and the tales they have to tell. There's something for everyone in this Lost Property office of stories. Written by Yasmeen Khan.

Available: 5 & 6 June 2019
Target age: 7 - 11 years
Curriculum Areas Covered: Drama, History, Citizenship
COST: £300 per show

To book a performance in your school: call 0116 261 6893 or email

The Iron Man

Following on from a sellout tour of the WW1 Play 'The First', Leicester & Leicestershire Libraries and The Spark Arts for Children are pleased to announce that the performance taking place in local libraries this Autumn will be the The Iron Man. A piece of theatre specifically made for library spaces, local and cross curricular learning. More details will be announced soon, please get in touch to express your interest in booking a performance for your school.

Available: November 2019
Target age: 8 - 11yrs
Curriculum Areas Covered: English, Science, D&T
COST: £90 per class

To book a performance in your school: call 0116 261 6893 or email

Festival - At Your School

The Festival "At Your School" programme for February 2020 has now been announced. Follow this link to see what shows are available to book for your school hall this year.

Dates: 10 - 14 February 2020