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Thu 2 March at 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Heaven Eyes (schools performance)
Approx Running Time: 1 hr 25 minutes, without interval Age: 9+yrs
Three youngsters run away from their children’s home and sail down the river Tyne on a makeshift raft. Stuck on the mudflats, they meet a strange girl who lives with an old man, Grampa. The girl has a secret only Grampa knows…and he’s not telling.
Adapted from his own book for the stage by internationally acclaimed children’s author, David Almond (Skellig, Song for Ella Grey), Heaven Eyes is a poetic and gritty story about young people trying to find their way in the world. Mysterious, heartbreaking and humorous in equal measure.
Theatre Sans Frontieres brings its own inimitable style of storytelling to this spell-binding and other-worldly tale.
Suitable for everyone aged 9 years and over.
“Funny, fantastic, scary” Northumberland Gazette
Recommended by the British Theatre Guide as one of the Best Family Shows in the North East of 2014
This performance is programmed for schools as part of our Open Door funded schools outreach project. Seating is unallocated, but schools will be given priority when booking. Open Door is part of Creative Communities – an outreach programme led by Square Chapel in partnership with verd de gris Ltd and Orange Box young people’s centre; it is supported with funding from The National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund.
To make a schools booking please contact our box office on 01422 349422 or email firstname.lastname@example.org