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Offsite - St George's Bristol: Wild Words Elgar The Enigma

Wednesday 25 October 2017, 10:30 to 12:35

£6 (plus fees), Family Ticket available Book

Join the Wild Words team for this original and enlightening story about the upside-down adventures of a worm named Elgar

Michael Loader - storymaker, storyteller & trumpet
Robert Short -singer
Rosie Mason-Loader - actor
Alison Francis Black - violin
Caitlin Alais Callahan - piano & bass
Liz Muir - cello

Presented in association with Somerset Storyfest

Join the Wild Words team for this original and enlightening story about the upside-down adventures of a worm named Elgar, who meets a stargazing toad, an ostracised ostrich and a sagacious serpent… get ready for a musical menagerie of assorted sounds and songs from upbeat blues to downtown jazz, an operatic jewel from George Gershwin and cool classical gems from our worm’s name-sake, Sir Edward Elgar. All accompanied with puppetry and big screen photos by Diana Patient.

Playshop 10.30am

Help Elgar on his quest by learning a song to sing in the show! Free for ticket holders, advance booking required (40 mins) - to book your Playshop tickets, please click here!

Show 11.45am

Recommended age 6+ / Running time 50 minutes without an interval

£6 (plus fees), Family Ticket available

£1 administration fee charged per transaction plus £1 card transaction fee and 70p postage where applicable.

 

St George’s Bristol is one of the country’s leading concert halls. It boasts a superb acoustic and unique atmosphere which attracts the world’s best artists. A full and vibrant programme, with over 250 events each year, makes it an incredibly popular and important venue for all kinds of music. All year round we have a range of activities suitable for children and families and we look forward to sharing them with you!

St George's Bristol, Great George Street (off Park Street), Bristol, BS1 5RR - Charlotte Street (top entrance, dedicated disabled access).

All our family events aim to be welcoming and accessible to all. If there are anyways we can make our events more accessible for you or your children please contact boxoffice@stgeorgesbristol.co.uk or 0845 40 24 001