A Child's Garden of Verse  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 28TH SEPTEMBER 2014

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, Opp 35 Blomfield Road, Maida Vale, London W9 2PF
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
From Aug 13, Mon-Sun 2.30pm-3.45pm, Sep 6-28, Sat & Sun 2.30pm-3.45pm, ends Sep 28
 
PRICES
£12, concs £10, child £8.50
 
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Shadow puppets and marionettes combine with specially composed music to make this a programme of beauty, poignancy and fun, which captures and nurtures the imagination. The poems have been chosen so that both adults and children as young as 3 years old will find meaning in the words and images.

 

About Puppet Theatre Barge

For a completely different kind of theatre experience, hop on board the Puppet Theatre Barge. Launched in 1982, this floating puppet theatre has 50 seats and travels along the Thames giving performances in Richmond during the summer. The theatre spends the winter docked opposite number 35 Blomfield Road in Little Venice. More about Puppet Theatre Barge


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Warwick Avenue Tube Station
 
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Royal Oak Tube Station
 
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Queen's Park Overground Station
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
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Queensway Masterpark
 
5 minutes walk
 
Lanark Road NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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