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Strange Creatures (11 am performance)

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Join MishMash Productions for a magical performance of Strange Creatures – a musical adventure to delight children aged 4 – 7.

  • When: Friday 21 October 2022, 11 am
  • Location: Adams Room, Newton Building, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 4BU
  • Cost: £5 standard, £2 under 10s
  • Booking deadline: Friday 21 October 2022, 11.00 am
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Event details

MishMash Productions' Strange Creatures, uses magical, theatrical chamber music to gently explore childhood and belonging.

Featuring fabulous music for violin, viola and cello as well as singing, drumming and lots of fun and games, Strange Creatures is a musical adventure to delight children and families alike.

Strange Creatures is inspired by the book Beegu written and illustrated by Alexis Deacon and performed by arrangement with Penguin Random House Children’s Publishers UK, a Penguin Random House company.

Suitable for children aged 4 – 7 and their families.

Performance information

Tickets: £5 standard, £2 under 10s, free for children under the age of 12 months who don't require a seat (babe in arms)
Doors: 10.30 am
Performance: 11 am
Running time: Approximately 40 minutes with no interval
Age guidance: Ages 4 – 7

Please ensure you add a free baby ticket at the time of purchase if you are bringing a child under the age of 12 months (babe in arms) who doesn't require a seat. Children over the age of 12 months require a £2 under 10s ticket.

A later performance of Strange Creatures will take place at 2 pm.

Cast and creative team

Cello: Sophie Rivlin
Violin: Flora Curzon
Violin/Viola: Charlotte Fairbairn
Performer: Hazel Monaghan

Creative Team
Director: Martin Berry
Musical Director: Sophie Rivlin:
Creative Producer: Liz Muge
Designer: Helen Fownes-Davies*

*original designs by Laura Pennell and Sophie Geen.

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Location details


Adams Room, Newton Building


Nottingham Trent University
City Campus
Goldsmith Street


Situated on the University’s City Campus, the Newton Building is a short walk from Nottingham city centre. Due to our central location we don’t have visitor parking available, but public transport will bring you almost to our door.

If you’re intending to park in the city centre, the closest (and largest) facilities to our City Campus are:

Travel Info:

Visitors traveling on the tram are advised to get off at the Nottingham Trent University stop on Goldsmith Street.

Visit our travel pages for campus maps and detailed information on how to get here.

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