Playspace @ Watch This Space Festival (29 July – 27 August)

playspace1Watch This Space Festival is the National Theatre’s free summer celebration of outdoor theatre, circus, dance, acrobatics, storytelling and film events for all ages which takes place in Theatre Square, in front of the National Theatre.

And, especially for children, this festival has a series of show in the Discover Playspace –  an inflatable mini auditorium for the younger theatre-goer on the terrace lawn overlooking the Square. It is here that you will find small performances for small-ish people!

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Playspace: Storytelling

Some of the best storytellers from around the world will be performing the in the Discover Playspace every Friday throughout the summer. Incorporating music and song (and sometimes even dance!) these interactive storytelling performances will delight and thrill the imagination. Each performance is about 30mins.

Friday 13 August
11.30am & 2pm – Voyages (5-7yrs)
12:30pm & 3pm – Voyages (8-11yrs)

Friday 20 August11.30am
11.30am & 2pm – Transform (5-7yrs)
12:30pm & 3pm – Transform (8-11yrs)

Friday 27 August
11.30am & 2pm – Amazing (5-7yrs)
12:30pm & 3pm – Amazing (8-11yrs)


Tickets for the Discover Playspace are £3.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Limited capacity.
To book, call the Box Office on 020 7452 3000, or book online.