Get Happy: Told By An Idiot (Over 4s)

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 29TH DECEMBER 2013

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, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y 8DS
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
12 Dec 10.30am & 1pm, 13 Dec 1pm & 4.30pm, 14 Dec 1pm & 3.30pm, 15, 21 Dec & 27-29 Dec 10.30am, 1pm & 3.30pm, 18 Dec 10.30am, 1pm & 4.30pm, 20 Dec 4.30pm, 22 Dec 10.30am, 1pm & 5pm, 23 Dec 1pm & 5pm
 
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Get Happy: Told By An Idiot (Over 4s)Inventive London theatre company Told by an Idiot has taken inspiration from the work of Charlie Chaplin, Dr Seuss and Pina Bausch for Get Happy, a madcap, mischievous show for younger children aged 4 and over. A festive family outing, the play promises to take audiences on a voyage of discovery through mysterious noises and the strangest egg sandwich you've ever seen. Well known for their clever combining of performance, dance, music and visual comedy, a new show from Told by an Idiot is sure to be a treat.

 

About Barbican Centre

Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or not, this multi-faceted performance and arts venue is truly wondrous. Open 363 days a year, it offers the most diverse program of any London venue. More about Barbican Centre

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