Stories collected from around the world for under 5s

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Join Chris Bostock, The Storyteller, to hear some of the stories he has collected from all around the world. Be ready to travel to the bottom of the sea or even to the stars, to meet interesting people, wonderful animals and see extraordinary sights. Perfect for children under 5 year-olds and their grown-ups!

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Sat 8 Feb 

Fish Tales

Would you like to come and swim to the bottom of the sea? You won’t need your arm bands and you’ll be home in time for tea. You’re sure to meet some fishes and a fishermen too. But the story can’t be told without some help from you!

Sat 4 Apr 


Three Bears, Three Billy Goats and Three Rabbits – let’s hope they don’t get into the wrong story! Some say good things come in 3s, so will you come and help with these stories please?

Sat 6 Jun 

The Little Bear Who Couldn't Go To Sleep

Little Bear had a very busy day, but when it was time for bed he wasn’t sleepy at all! Daddy Bear had a busy day too. They sat down for their bedtime story… but who do you think went to sleep first? You can bring your own bear to hear Little Bear’s story as well.

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Northern Stage is fully accessible. The theatre has three lifts providing access to all parts of the building, including the accessible toilets, baby changing facilities, stages 2 & 3 and the backstage area. Buggy parking is available within Stage 3. To discuss any access needs, please call our Box Office on 0191 230 5151.