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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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Sarah and Duck's Big Top BirthdaySarah and Duck's Big Top BirthdaySarah and Duck's Big Top BirthdayFavourite characters from the BAFTA Award-winning CBeebies TV show come to life through puppetry and interactive theatre when Sarah & Duck's Big Top Birthday makes its London premiere at the Polka this spring. The show brings the enchanting world of Sarah & Duck to life with appearances from favourite friends including The Ribbon Sisters, The Shall2017-04-30T11:00:00+01002017-05-14T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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PRICING  £15
DATES  6th April to 14th May 2017
VENUE  Polka Children's Theatre 
Favourite characters from the BAFTA Award-winning CBeebies TV show come to life through puppetry and interactive theatre when Sarah & Duck's Big Top Birthday makes its London premiere at the Polka this spring. The show brings the enchanting world of Sarah & Duck to life with appearances from favourite friends including The Ribbon Sisters, The Shall... More about this event
 
Under The RainbowUnder The RainbowThe story of one woman's courageous journey.2017-05-04T10:35:00+01002017-05-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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There And Back Again: An Odyssey: Lyngo TheatreThere And Back Again: An Odyssey: Lyngo TheatrePatrick Lynch's adaptation of The Odyssey.2017-05-20T11:00:00+01002017-05-21T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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The Girl And The GiraffeThe Girl And The GiraffePuppetry and magical storytelling about a girl who one day spots something from over the fence and an unlikely friendship with a giraffe forms. Half Moon presents a Floods Of Ink production.2017-05-31T11:05:00+01002017-06-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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The Girl And The Giraffe
Farm BoyFarm BoyMercury Theatre Colchester presents Daniel Buckroyd's adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's book and sequel to War Horse, following the adventures of an old man and his grandson.2017-05-31T14:30:00+01002017-06-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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Farm Boy
GoldilocksGoldilocksGlove puppetry and live music combines to create a patchwork of delights.2017-06-02T11:05:00+01002017-06-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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Goldilocks
The BorrowersThe BorrowersClassic children's tale about a family of tiny people who live under the floorboards.2017-06-17T14:00:00+01002017-08-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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The Borrowers
Rapunzel & The Tower Of Doom: Theatre Of WiddershinsRapunzel & The Tower Of Doom: Theatre Of WiddershinsTheatre Of Widdershins presents its retelling of the traditional tale.2017-06-24T11:05:00+01002017-06-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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Rapunzel & The Tower Of Doom: Theatre Of Widdershins
HatchHatchA sensory production for children, which follows an egg as it bursts into life.2017-07-07T13:00:00+01002017-08-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre, 240  The Broadway      SW19 1SB
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