The Snail And The Whale: Tall Stories

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 8TH SEPTEMBER 2013

ADDRESS
Jacksons Lane Theatre, 269a Archway Road, Haringey, London N6 5AA 
 
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Dates:
7th September 2013 and 8th September 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
12pm & 3pm
 
PRICES
£8.95
 

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The Snail And The Whale: Tall StoriesA favourite with young readers, Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's picture book, The Snail and the Whale about an unlikely pairing and an incredible journey, comes to life on stage. The live version is brought to the stage by Tall Stories who have already successfully adaptated Donaldson/Scheffler books The Gruffalo and Room on the Broom for the stage. In this latest adaptation a small snail has a big adventure when it hitches a ride on the tail of the whale. They weather stormy seas, meeting sharks and penguins along the way. And the little snail proves to be a hero when its snail trail writes a message which saves the whale. An enchanting book by the former Children's Laureate Julia Donaldson with beatuiful illustrations by Axel Scheffler. Recommended. The UK tour begins here at Jacksons Lane on 7th September before moving on to the Rose Theatre in Kingston on 11th September and then arriving at St James Theatre for the Christmas period from 10th December 2013 to 5th January 2014. Ages 4+

 

About Jacksons Lane Theatre

Housed in a Grade II listed gothic church conversion, this multi-arts, theatre and dance venue in Highgate has a regularly changing programme of live performances including plays, circus and cabaret. With a 166-seat theatre, large scale semi-sprung dance and rehearsal studio and a café/bar, Jacksons Lane is also available for hire and there are regular classes and courses for all age groups from dance and drama to chess and Tai Chi. More about Jacksons Lane Theatre

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Jacksons Lane Theatre events

 
Beginners Flamenco: WorkshopBeginners Flamenco: WorkshopDance class.18th September 2014Thursday 20th November 2014 Where:
Jacksons Lane Theatre, 269a  Archway Road      N6 5AA
Category: event
Ongoing
Beginners Flamenco: Workshop
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  18th September, 16th October and 20th November 2014 - 6.30pm-9pm
VENUE  Jacksons Lane Theatre 
Dance class.
Zumba: WorkshopZumba: WorkshopZumba session.18th September 2014Thursday 11th December 2014 Where:
Jacksons Lane Theatre, 269a  Archway Road      N6 5AA
Category: event
Ongoing
Zumba: Workshop
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VENUE  Jacksons Lane Theatre 
Zumba session.
Women's Self Defence-Urban Krav Maga: WorkshopWomen's Self Defence-Urban Krav Maga: WorkshopOne-hour self defence class.18th September 2014Thursday 18th December 2014 Where:
Jacksons Lane Theatre, 269a  Archway Road      N6 5AA
Category: event
Ongoing
Women's Self Defence-Urban Krav Maga: Workshop
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
DATES  18th September to 18th December 2014 - 7pm-8pm
VENUE  Jacksons Lane Theatre 
One-hour self defence class.
Extend: Exercise To Music: Workshop (Over 60s)Extend: Exercise To Music: Workshop (Over 60s)Exercise class to music.19th September 2014Friday 12th December 2014 Where:
Jacksons Lane Theatre, 269a  Archway Road      N6 5AA
Category: event
On Soon
Extend: Exercise To Music: Workshop (Over 60s)
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
DATES  19th September to 12th December 2014 - 10.15am-11.15am
VENUE  Jacksons Lane Theatre 
Exercise class to music.
Kaos Youth Music Theatre CompanyKaos Youth Music Theatre CompanyKYMT workshops cover a range of acting and performance skills plus signing.19th September 2014Friday 19th December 2014 Where:
Jacksons Lane Theatre, 269a  Archway Road      N6 5AA
Category: event
On Soon
Kaos Youth Music Theatre Company
event > Theatre > Fringe
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  19th September to 19th December 2014 - 5pm-7pm
VENUE  Jacksons Lane Theatre 
KYMT workshops cover a range of acting and performance skills plus signing.
ISTD Tap Grade 1: WorkshopISTD Tap Grade 1: WorkshopDance class led by Ms Despina Kefalidi.20th September 2014Saturday 6th December 2014 Where:
Jacksons Lane Theatre, 269a  Archway Road      N6 5AA
Category: event
On Soon
ISTD Tap Grade 1: Workshop
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
DATES  20th September to 6th December 2014 - 10am-11am
VENUE  Jacksons Lane Theatre 
Dance class led by Ms Despina Kefalidi.
Russian SchoolRussian SchoolRussian music and language lessons, preparation for Russian GCSE and piano lessons.21st September 2014Sunday 14th December 2014 Where:
Jacksons Lane Theatre, 269a  Archway Road      N6 5AA
Category: event
On Soon
Russian School
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
DATES  14th September to 14th December 2014 - 10.30am-1.30pm
VENUE  Jacksons Lane Theatre 
Russian music and language lessons, preparation for Russian GCSE and piano lessons.
Acro Balance: WorkshopAcro Balance: WorkshopA fitness class focusing on balance, core strength and acrobatic technique.21st September 2014Sunday 14th December 2014 Where:
Jacksons Lane Theatre, 269a  Archway Road      N6 5AA
Category: event
On Soon
Acro Balance: Workshop
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
DATES  14th September to 14th December 2014 - 4pm
VENUE  Jacksons Lane Theatre 
A fitness class focusing on balance, core strength and acrobatic technique.
Mindful Meditation: CourseMindful Meditation: Course22nd September 2014Monday 22nd September 2014 Where:
Jacksons Lane Theatre, 269a  Archway Road      N6 5AA
Category: event
On Soon
Mindful Meditation: Course
event > Leisure
DATES  Monday 22nd September 2014 - 6.30pm
VENUE  Jacksons Lane Theatre 
Street Dance: Adult Intermediate Level: WorkshopStreet Dance: Adult Intermediate Level: Workshop23rd September 2014Tuesday 2nd December 2014 Where:
Jacksons Lane Theatre, 269a  Archway Road      N6 5AA
Category: event
On Soon
Street Dance: Adult Intermediate Level: Workshop
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
DATES  16th September to 2nd December 2014 - 7.30pm-9pm
VENUE  Jacksons Lane Theatre 
 

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