Indoor shows Bedtime Stories - Upswing
BEDTIME STORIES – WINNER THE “BEST FAMILY EVENT” AWARD IN THE 2015 GET CREATIVE FAMILY ARTS FESTIVAL.
★★★★ The Scotsman “a very beautiful, dynamic and well-crafted show for children and their grown-ups”
★★★★ Arts Award “ A treat for the senses”
★★★★ Festmag “a loving hymn to the power of imagination”
★★★★★ Mumble Cirque “A mesmerising adventure for children of all ages”
Bedtime Stories has previously toured to: London Wonderground, Hackney Showroom London, Buenos Aires Argentina, Arnolfini Bristol, The Albany London, Contact Manchester, Forest Arts Centre Wallsall, The Gulbenkian Kent, Pontio Bangor , Stratford Circus London and the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Celebrate the magical time of the day when the stresses and strains of life melt away and enter a world of imagination and dreams with Bedtime Stories.
Tucked up with your family and friends in a bedroom installation, unwind and be dazzled by circus, theatre, dance and projections.
“ truly immersive and truly different piece of theatre ”
Children’s Theatre Reviews
“ This is one of the most endearing pieces of theatre I have ever had the privilege to enjoy. Acrobalance and aerial skills are seamlessly woven into the fabric of the production, alongside fabulous projection mapped animations. ”
The Circus Diaries
“ Bedtime Stories is a production of colour, comfort and awe striking imagery, that develops a sense of inner childishness.”
Theatre Full Stop
“ Delightfully authentic ”
the British Black List
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Bedtime Stories is produced by Upswing in partnership with Stratford Circus with the support of Appetite Stoke, Creative Black Country, the Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust, the Leche Trust, the Albany , the Hangar Arts Trust and Jacksons Lane. Supported by the Point, Eastleigh.