Children & Families events

  • Beeline - Story Pit Tales - Sat, 08 October Fri, 28 October 2016

    Beeline - The University of Worcester Storytelling Festival for Children

    Celebrating another fantastic programme of award-winning authors, storytellers, puppeteers and artists.

    Join our professional storytellers at The Hive during the Festival, telling stories from around the world.

    Saturday 22 October - Daniel Morden
    Friday 28 October - Sally Tonge

  • Beeline - Little Frankenstein - Thu, 27 October

    Beeline - Little Frankenstein - Thu, 27 October Children's Show by The Lempen Puppet Theatre Puppeteer Frank Norman Stein is busy rehearsing his new show “George the Dragon Slayer” but he’s finding it really difficult with his badly made puppets that keep falling apart! Taking inspiration from the scientist Dr Frankenstein, and with the help of the audience he creates a new real live puppet that is destined to change his life forever.

    This show is part of Beeline, University of Worcester Storytelling Festival for Children.

    Performance 2 - 3pm. Tickets £4. Book tickets

  • Beeline - Monster Making Workshops - Thu, 27 October

    Following the performance of "Little Frankenstein" by Lempen Puppet Theatre Company, an opportunity for families to join in and make their own ‘Little Monsters’. Create a creature inspired by Frank Steins workshop.

    Workshop times: 3.15pm - 4pm. Tickets £2.50. Book tickets

    This workshop is part of Beeline - University of Worcester Storytelling Festival for Children.

  • Tricksters - Sat, 05 November

    Original piece of interactive dance and theatre in which all the boys and girls have to find a way to out-trick a trickster and find their way home.

    Taking inspiration from trickster mythology from around the world the performance explores the hidden world inside these stories.

    Saturday 5 November, 11.30am

    Tickets £1

    Book ticket

  • Rat-a-tat Tales

    Every Saturday & Sunday, 11am and 3pm

    Listen out for the rat-a-tat in the children's library. Storytime is about to begin...

    No booking necessary, just turn up and join in for free.

  • Young at Art - exploring, listening, making - Thu, 08 September Thu, 15 December 2016

    Art and story themed sessions for Under 5's.

    No booking required. £3 per child payable on the day at each venue.

    Thursday mornings 10.30am - 12pm

    Christmas Preparations
    1 & 15 December - at The Hive
    8 December - at Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum 

    Young at Art is run in partnership with Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum