Saturday 24th March
Wallace and Gromit (Double Bill): 10.30am (53 minutes) 5+ years
James and the Giant Peach: 12.30pm (84 minutes) PG
Tuesday 3rd April
Natural Materials (film workshop): 10am – 12noon, 10-16 years
A practical, engaging workshop during which participants will create short animated films around issues facing our planet, utilising natural materials.
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Wednesday 4th April
Little Light (immersive performance): 1.30pm (45 minutes), 5+ years
Using shadow puppetry, table-top puppets, object theatre, dance, music and animation, this new multi-media production from one of Scotland’s leading puppetry companies tells the story of a lonely boy who discovers companionship and trust through the curiosity of a mischievous star and the devotion of a faithful dog.
Vision Mechanics & the Haya Cultural Centre, Amman, Jordan
Saturday 7th April
The Owl and the Pussycat (puppet show): 11.30am (40 minutes), 4+ years
The Owl and the Pussy Cat set off on a cruise of the high seas on board O&PC Cruiselines’ state of the art flagship, the Atlantic Princess. But all does not go well with the voyage! Fear not! Chief Purser Iain is on hand to help our hapless star-crossed lovers to safety! Using tabletop puppets and a simple but attractive set the show is a hoot from start to finish!
Monday 9th April
Photo Cinema Workshop: 10am – 1pm, 7+ years
Have fun experimenting with old photos, collage, and live feed video and projection to make your own live cinema performances. This workshop will give you a taste of how you can use simple materials to make fantastical visual effects and hilarious sequences.
Tuesday 10th April
Call of Nature (immersive performance): 1.30pm (60 minutes), 5-8 years
Two expert fools take their young audience on a site-responsive field trip, exploring their local landscape in search of a rare egg, finding laughter and wonder in the most unexpected of places.
Thursday 12th April
Make N Take (puppet workshop): 10am (90 minutes), all ages
Come along and join the Puppet-Stew crew for some creative school holiday fun. During the workshop you will make you very own rod puppet, which you can then take home with you. Hours of imaginative play lie ahead, as you make up stories, songs and scenarios with your fabulous new puppet.