Drifters

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 24TH MARCH 2013

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Dates:
23rd March 2013 and 24th March 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
Mar 23 & 24, 8pm
 
PRICES
£5
 

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A show combining physicality, puppetry and object animation, Drifters presents three characters who are thrust together on a journey into uncharted, extraordinary territory where the familiar transforms in most unusual ways. This will be the first production in the UK by Strange Arrangements, a theatre company known for its innovative physical and visual theatre in Australia where it first began in 1996 and which is now based in the UK in Hampshire.

 

About The Little Angel Theatre

The Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and themes, styles and stories are drawn from a wide range of cultural traditions. The company tours throughout the UK and abroad and The Little Angel also has an extensive Education Programme, which works with schools and youth groups. More about The Little Angel Theatre

LondonTown.com - Drifters Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
10 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Little Angel Theatre events

 
A Real Fairy StoryA Real Fairy StoryMiss Amelia Buttersnap is an expert on fairies but she has never even seen one!23rd July 2014Sunday 27th July 2014 Where:
The Little Angel Theatre, 14  Dagmar Passage      N1 2DN
Category: event
Now On
A Real Fairy Story
event > Theatre > Kids shows
DATES  23rd to 27th Jul 2014
VENUE  The Little Angel Theatre 
Miss Amelia Buttersnap is an expert on fairies but she has never even seen one!
Nina Conti: Work In ProgressNina Conti: Work In ProgressVentriloquism and character comedy from the acclaimed comic.26th July 2014Saturday 26th July 2014 Where:
The Little Angel Theatre, 14  Dagmar Passage      N1 2DN
Category: event
On Soon
Nina Conti: Work In Progress
event > Comedy > Variety
DATES  Monday 21st and Saturday 26th July 2014 - 8pm-9pm
VENUE  The Little Angel Theatre 
Ventriloquism and character comedy from the acclaimed comic.
One-Day Summer Holiday Puppet Making: Workshop (Ages 5-11)One-Day Summer Holiday Puppet Making: Workshop (Ages 5-11)A dog puppet making workshop for children.7th August 2014Thursday 28th August 2014 Where:
The Little Angel Theatre, 14  Dagmar Passage      N1 2DN
Category: event
On Soon
One-Day Summer Holiday Puppet Making: Workshop (Ages 5-11)
event > Kids Events
DATES  Thursday 7th and Thursday 28th August 2014 - 10am-4pm
VENUE  The Little Angel Theatre 
A dog puppet making workshop for children.
Fantastic Mr FoxFantastic Mr FoxAn adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic tale of wit and determination in which a fox must try to outsmart three greedy farmers who all want nothing more than to end him.13th September 2014Sunday 9th November 2014 Where:
The Little Angel Theatre, 14  Dagmar Passage      N1 2DN
Category: event
 
Fantastic Mr Fox
event > Theatre > Puppet shows
DATES  13th September to 9th November 2014
VENUE  The Little Angel Theatre 
An adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic tale of wit and determination in which a fox must try to outsmart three greedy farmers who all want nothing more than to end him.
 

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