Easter Festival

General

'Out of the Box' is a mobile sensory experience providing a fun and friendly environment designed to stimulate the senses through exploration and play. Out of the Box will be in the Brewhouse cafe for the duration of the Easter Festival, come and play!

 

Date:
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 10:00 to Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 16:00
Time:
Location:
The Brewhouse: Cafe
Price:
Free

Letters will be hidden through the shopping centres of Burton. The letters altogether spell a word which can earn you a prize! Maps and worksheets can be collected from the Brewhouse through the festival for your chance to win!

Date:
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 09:00 to Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 20:00
Time:
09:00 - 20:00
Location:
Market Hall
Price:
Free

Three wishes, three witches, three sisters, three pigs, three bears, three musketeers... Jump on board the ingenious and inventive re-telling of fairytales and forgotten fables featuring a flurry og original sing-a-long songs, live music and brilliantly inventive storytelling...

Date:
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 11:30
Time:
11:30, 14:30
Location:
The Brewhouse: Auditorium
Price:
£6 (£20 Family of 4)

Local crochet and knit designer, Tilley Bancroft aka Lime Green Lady is working with her award winning group of crocheter's from Burton upon Trent to create a yarn version of the town.

Date:
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 09:00 to Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 20:00
Time:
09:00 - 20:00
Location:
The Brewhouse: Cafe Bar
Price:

Light, technology and dance combine in this beautiful little show suitable for tiny people and big people too! Enjoy an amazing blend of dance & projection effects as choreography and technology work together... and get involved in a special 'Stay & Play' workshop afterwards.

Date:
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 11:30
Time:
11:30
Location:
The Brewhouse: Auditorium
Price:
£6 (£20 Family of 4)

Ages 7+

Produce a stop motion animation film in the Brewhouse Studio. Using the theme the Great Egg-scape, you will build your own set, characters and back drop.

Take away a copy of the final film and your models before you Egg-scape at the end of the day!

Date:
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 10:30 to 15:00
Time:
10:30 - 15:00
Location:
Brewhouse
Price:
£18 (£30 For 2 Siblings) - Plus £5 lunch deal available

Play in the Place

Dance-bombing surprises passers-by with micro-performances of family friendly street theatre.

Date:
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00
Time:
10:00 - 16:00
Location:
'Play in the Place' Burton Market Place
Price:
Free

The Giant Balloon Show will have audiences in stitches and in awe simultaneously. Expect feverous balloon sculptures, high energy comic performance and of course the all important giant balloon!

Date:
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 12:00
Time:
12:00, 14:30
Location:
'Play in the Place' Burton Market Place
Price:
Free

Look out for Floggit and Skarper, a hilarious duo trying anything to offload their strange objects to unsuspecting customers.

Date:
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 11:15
Time:
11:15, 13:45
Location:
'Play in the Place' Burton Market Place
Price:
Free
Date:
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00
Time:
10:00 - 16:00
Location:
'Play in the Place' Burton Market Place
Price:
Free

A workshop especially for pre-schoolers. Music and movement for children from 4 months upwards and their grownups to enjoy together. The workshops are fun, informal, support children in all areas of their development and are led by experienced practitioners.

Date:
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 10:00 to 13:00
Time:
Intervals throughout 10:00-13:00
Location:
'Play in the Place' Burton Market Place
Price:
Free
Date:
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00
Time:
10:00 - 16:00
Location:
'Play in the Place' Burton Market Place
Price:
Free
Date:
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00
Time:
10:00 - 16:00
Location:
'Play in the Place' Burton Market Place
Price:
Free

Step into a room like no other and have your world turned upside down!

A unique opportunity to experience life where the rules of gravity have changed completely... and while you're in there your friends (and everyone else) can see... the results on a screen outside!

Date:
Friday, April 14, 2017 - 10:00 to Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 16:00
Time:
10:00 - 16:00
Location:
'Play in the Place' Burton Market Place
Price:
£2.00

A special show for those aged 3-8 and their grownups to enjoy together. Roux has built a rocket and it's landed in Burton Market Hall for one day only. Come and join him in this interactive adventure to help him get to the Moon! What do you think it will be like? Do you think anyone lives there?

Date:
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 11:00
Time:
11:00, 13:00, 15:30
Location:
'Play in the Place' Burton Market Hall
Price:
£3.00