Hoglets Theatre CIC

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Are all practitioners DBS checked
Activities on Offer
Digital Resources, Performances / workshops / courses delivered in schools, Performances / workshops / visits delivered in York venue or attraction
Crafts / Making , Creative Skills , Creative Writing / Poetry , Theatre
Key Stage(s)
KS1 , KS2 , Reception / Pre school 
Localised / General Content
York/Yorkshire focus 
Description (Long)

We offer a number of performances that can be tied into KS1 / 2 curriculum. All our performances include puppetry, interaction and original music. All performances can be accompanied by a puppet making workshop
* A Midsummer Night's Mischief - a fun retelling of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Nigh't Dream with live music, puppetry, dancing and audience interaction. Aimed at KS1 & 2
* Spooky Shakespeare Suitcase Theatre - A suitcase Puppetry show which retells Macbeth, Hamlet and A Midsummer Night's Dream. Aimed at KS2
* Stories in the Stars - A fun retelling of Greek Mythology (mainly the stories of Perseus and the 12 labours of Hercules) and how many of our skies constellations are named after characters from these stories - KS2
* Wood Owl and the Box of Wonders - A show about a wooden owl that comes to life to help an evacuated child find happiness and settle into her new surroundings - Ties to WW2 - Aimed at KS1 & 2
* The Hare in the Moon - A show based on a Buddhist proverb about kindness. Aimed at KS1 & early KS2

We also offer a range of Workshops for preschool / reception / KS1 and KS2
* Norse Mythology workshop - A storytelling and Drama workshop based on the tale of How Thor got his Hammer
* Storytelling and Drama workshops based on a picture book of choice. Aimed at preschool, reception and KS1. A craft element can be added to these workshops.
* Shadow puppet making workshops KS1 & 2
* Mental well-being workshops - 3 connected workshops that look at Children's knowledge of their own feelings, emotions, their own mental well-being and that of those around them. Each workshop is based around a different art form. Workshop 1 music and it's effects. Workshop 2 movement and body language using puppetry. Workshop 3 puppet making and storytelling. All the workshops incorporate drama games, role play and improvisation

Number of school staff required to be present during activity
Max number of pupils taking part in the activity at once
Cost for York-based schools
Prices vary with workshops starting at £200 per session and Performances starting at £250 per show
Offer contributes towards pupils attaining an Artsmark or Arts Award
Name of Key Contact
Gemma Curry
Phone Number
Rating (average)
Address Line 1
6 Manor Drive
YO19 5QR
  • Image from mental wellbeing workshops
  • Production image from Spooky Shakespeare Suitcase Theatre
  • Production image from A Midsummer Night's Mischief
  • Production image from The Hare in the Moon
  • Production image from Wood Owl and the Box of Wonders
  • Drama workshop image
  • Picture book storytelling, craft and drama workshop image
  • Production image from Stories in the Stars
  • Image from puppet making workshop


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