Enter a magical world of colour. Feel the excitement of the sea, the peace of nature and bravely go where no child has ever been. A show about the spectrum of emotions within us all that when brought together create a beautiful rainbow. With live music and projection, this playful interactive dance theatre performance promises to delight, tickle and inspire young audiences.
Suitable for ages 3 - 7 and their families
There is a limited capacity of 100 for each performance.
by The Spark Arts, Big Imaginations, Turned On Its Head
Thursday 3rd November
11am & 2:30pm
Two friendly dancers are here to guide you, revealing small and large-scale squishy, squashy environments, fascinating in shape, texture and touch. You also get to meet the leggy character Splegs, who needs a bit of help walking. Dance company Turned On Its Head makes exciting participatory theatre for early years, taking children on a creative journey, engaging audiences and encouraging lots of family interaction.
Suitable for ages 6 months - 4 year olds and their grown ups
There is a limited capacity of 75 for each performance.
Join Burnley Youth Theatre and Super Slow Way for an exciting promenade performance on the banks of the canal. Super High Way will take you on a journey through history exploring how the canal has connected us to the rest of the world over the past 200 years and will do into the future. With stunning theatre performances, beautiful poetry, engaging art work and ground-breaking parkour – this event will be an experience not to be missed! Please meet on the steps at Sandygate Square 15 minutes before the start of the performance. This is an outdoor event and will go ahead in all weather conditions. Please wear appropriate outdoor clothes and footwear. Umbrellas will be provided.
Not to be missed for the bargain-hunter and fashion conscious this event features clothes from River Island, Next, M&S, Debenhams, Topshop, Wallis, Evans etc. all available to buy at up to 75% off! Get ready for the party season and avoid the crowds by grabbing yourself a new outfit at bargain prices or tick off a few presents from your Christmas list! Licensed Bar.
Our full-scale original winter production of The Wizard of Oz. The production will re-imagine the story based on the book by L. Frank Baum, with Burnley Youth Theatre’s signature style, characters and a little bit of magic. Join Dorothy on her journey along the yellow brick road as she tries to get back home. Discover unlikely friendships, triumph over witches and meet the Great Wizard of Oz.
Burnley Youth Theatre is a vibrant youth arts organisation based at our purpose built venue in Burnley, Pennine Lancashire. Burnley Youth Theatre offers drama and arts activities and opportunities for children and young people ages 0 - 18 (up to age 25 for young people with disabilities and learning difficulties) and their families.
We also offer an exciting production programme including touring professional theatre from across the UK and our own high quality youth theatre productions.
Take a look at our website to find out more about our workshops, auditions and productions and how you can get involved! We also deliver a range of activities in schools, community settings and with local businesses and offer training opportunities for young people aged 18 - 25 to develop a career in the arts.