Extraordinary Bodies present

SPLASH!

Friday 12, Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 July 2019

Tickets - Free

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Availability


All performances are now sold out and only limited availability left for workshops.


This event will take place at Attenborough Nature Reserve

Commissioned by the East Midlands Splash! Consortium

A circus and puppetry outdoor performance for all ages

Flo is a young girl on a fearless journey of discovery. Join her as she dives into a mysterious underwater world, meeting new characters and challenges along the way. Splash! is a beautiful story about growing up, family and independence.

Extraordinary Bodies bring this show to life with circus, puppetry, BSL and visual vernacular – a multi-sensory, accessible show for all the family. Find out more about the making of the show.

Access Information

Watch our video about the show in British Sign Language.
See the visual story for the show.
See the visual story for visiting Attenborough nature Reserve.
Touch Tours are available before each show.

Find out about Extraordinary Bodies.

Workshops

Ticket holders will also be able to access a range of workshops for young people and their families in accessible locations in Attenborough Nature Reserve over the performance weekend.

Meet at the Workshop and Ticket Desk 15 minutes before the workshop start time to walk over to the workshop locations together.

Storytelling

These wonderful sessions will use theatre games and techniques to tell stories and connect to the beautiful outdoor surroundings of the Nature Reserve. If you want to get creative come along and bring your family too!

Storytelling (in the Nature Garden)
Friday 12 July, 3.30pm – 4.15pm (tickets on the door, subject to availability)
Saturday 13 July, 2 – 2.45pm
Saturday 13 July, 4.30 – 5.15pm
Sunday 14 July, 1 – 1.45pm
Sunday 14 July, 2 – 2.45pm
Sunday 14 July – 4.30 – 5.15pm

Storytelling (in the Woods)
This workshop is not accessible for people who use wheelchairs or require level access
Friday 12 July, 3.30pm – 4.15pm (tickets on the door, subject to availability)
Saturday 13 July, 2 – 2.45pm
Saturday 13 July, 4.30 – 5.15pm
Sunday 14 July, 1 – 1.45pm
Sunday 14 July, 2 – 2.45pm
Sunday 14 July – 4.30 – 5.15pm


Life in Water

Get our nets out and try pond dipping! Use our magnifiers and ID charts to discover the amazing diversity of life in the water.

Life in Water (at Church Path)
Friday 12 July, 3.30pm – 4.15pm (tickets on the door, subject to availability)
Saturday 13 July, 2 – 2.45pm
Saturday 13 July, 4.30 – 5.15pm
Sunday 14 July, 1 – 1.45pm
Sunday 14 July, 2 – 2.45pm
Sunday 14 July – 4.30 – 5.15pm

Life in Water (at Coneries Pond)
Friday 12 July, 3.30pm – 4.15pm (tickets on the door, subject to availability)
Saturday 13 July, 2 – 2.45pm
Saturday 13 July, 4.30 – 5.15pm
Sunday 14 July, 1 – 1.45pm
Sunday 14 July, 2 – 2.45pm
Sunday 14 July – 4.30 – 5.15pm


Brilliant Birds

(in the Kingfisher Hide)

Have a go at using our binoculars to observe wetland bird species from our kingfisher bird hide. Play our true and false game!

Friday 12 July, 3.30pm – 4.15pm (tickets on the door, subject to availability)
Saturday 13 July, 2 – 2.45pm
Saturday 13 July, 4.30 – 5.15pm
Sunday 14 July, 1 – 1.45pm
Sunday 14 July, 2 – 2.45pm
Sunday 14 July – 4.30 – 5.15pm


Sensational Senses

(in the Nature Garden)

Take a sensory journey through our nature garden. Explore our surroundings through sight, sound, smell and touch.

Friday 12 July, 3.30pm – 4.15pm (tickets on the door, subject to availability)
Saturday 13 July, 2 – 2.45pm
Saturday 13 July, 4.30 – 5.15pm
Sunday 14 July, 1 – 1.45pm
Sunday 14 July, 2 – 2.45pm
Sunday 14 July – 4.30 – 5.15pm

Dates & Times

SPLASH! - Fri 12 Jul 2:00pm Fri 12 Jul 2:00pm Free
SPLASH! - Sat 13 Jul 11:30am Sat 13 Jul 11:30am Free
SPLASH! - Sat 13 Jul 3:00pm Sat 13 Jul 3:00pm Free
SPLASH! - Sun 14 Jul 11:30am Sun 14 Jul 11:30am Free
SPLASH! - Sun 14 Jul 3:00pm Sun 14 Jul 3:00pm Free
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