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30, Nov 1 & 2, 9, 22 & 23, Dec 7, Jan 2, 4, 12, 19, 25 & 26, 31, Feb 1, 6, 14, 2.05pm, Nov 30, Dec 14, 24, 28, Jan 3, 11, 18, Feb 8, 15, 2.35pm, Nov 2, 3.35pm, Dec 7, 27, Jan 4, Feb 1, 3.30pm, Oct 22-25, 31, Nov 5, 7 & 8, 26, 28 & 29, Dec 4-6, 11-13, 17-20, Jan 9 & 10, 16 & 17, 23 & 24, 28, 30, Feb 4 & 5, 11, 13, 10.35am & 2.05pm, Nov 1, 9, 16, 23, 30, Dec 14, 19, 27 & 28, Jan 11 & 12, 18 & 19, 25 & 26, Feb 8, 15, 12.30pm, Nov 2, Dec 7, Jan 2, Feb 1, 12noon
 
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Gorilla: Polka TheatreA theatre treat for the very young, Anthony Browne's award-winning book, Gorilla, comes to Wimbledon's Polka Theatre in a stage adaptation by Rachel Barnett. It's a chance for children aged 3 to 5 to meet the world's friendliest gorilla as Hannah's toy gorilla comes to life, taking her on a moonlit adventure. A suitable celebration of the 30th anniversary of the classic award-winning picture book by the former Children's Laureate. While the main performance is suitable for children aged between 3 and 5 they are also staging Mini Gorilla, a special version for 1 and 2 year olds.

 

About Polka Children's Theatre

The Wimbledon-based Polka Children's Theatre is one of the few venues in the UK which produces and directs work solely for kids. Opened in 1979, the Polka has two theatre spaces and is aimed at children aged 0 to 13. Everything from dramas and comedies are shown here, as well as adaptations of popular stories like We're Going on a Bear Hunt. More about Polka Children's Theatre

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200 High Street, SW19 | 13 minutes from Gorilla: Polka Theatre
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Gorilla: Polka Theatre, The Broadway, SW19 | 6 minutes from Gorilla: Polka Theatre
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All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club Church Road, Wimbledon, SW19 | 24 minutes from Gorilla: Polka Theatre
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66 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 4.7 miles from Gorilla: Polka Theatre
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How To Hide A Lion For ToddlersHow To Hide A Lion For ToddlersA young girl helps a lion to hide.2017-01-18T10:35:00+00002017-02-22T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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How To Hide A Lion For Toddlers
How To Hide A LionHow To Hide A LionHelen Stephen's picture book story about a young girl who helps a lion find somewhere to hide comes to life at the Polka Theatre through playful humour, puppetry and original songs by acclaimed singer-songwriter Barb Jungr. Adapted by Peter Glanville, the director behind the recent sell-out stage productions of The Paper Dolls and We're Going on a 2017-01-19T10:35:00+00002017-02-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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PRICING  £12.50
DATES  26th October 2016 to 26th February 2017
VENUE  Polka Children's Theatre 
Helen Stephen's picture book story about a young girl who helps a lion find somewhere to hide comes to life at the Polka Theatre through playful humour, puppetry and original songs by acclaimed singer-songwriter Barb Jungr. Adapted by Peter Glanville, the director behind the recent sell-out stage productions of The Paper Dolls and We're Going on a ... More about this event
Babe, The Sheep-PigBabe, The Sheep-PigDavid Wood's adaptation of the popular children's story.2017-01-21T11:00:00+00002017-02-05T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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Comedy Club 4 KidsComedy Club 4 KidsComedy, Stand-Up.2017-02-11T14:30:00+00002017-02-11T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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The PartyThe PartyAn acrobatic show with clowns, juggling and more.2017-02-14T11:00:00+00002017-02-18T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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The Giant Jam Sandwich: New Perspectives TheatreThe Giant Jam Sandwich: New Perspectives TheatreTheatre adaptation of the picture book.2017-02-23T10:30:00+00002017-02-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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The Giant Jam Sandwich: New Perspectives Theatre
Mavis SparkleMavis SparkleMixing magic, animation and laughter.2017-03-03T10:30:00+00002017-03-05T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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Mavis Sparkle
A Square WorldA Square WorldA play about being left out in a world designed for everyone.2017-03-10T10:35:00+00002017-03-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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A Square World
To Dream Again: Polka Theatre & Theatr Clwyd (Over 7s)To Dream Again: Polka Theatre & Theatr Clwyd (Over 7s)John Young directs Toby Hulse's adaptation of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.2017-03-10T13:00:00+00002017-04-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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To Dream Again: Polka Theatre & Theatr Clwyd (Over 7s)
Princess And The PeaPrincess And The PeaStage production of the children's story.2017-03-15T10:35:00+00002017-03-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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