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The Spark Festival - extraordinary arts experiences for children

The Spark Festival


The Spark Festival

The Spark Festival is the not to be missed event for children and families.

Experience the magic of The Spark Festival in theatres, schools, libraries and community centres across Leicester from Monday 10 to Sunday 16 February 2020.

See the most extraordinary shows including Plock! with paint splattering acrobatics; go on a beatboxing adventure with Mr Swing & The Beat Rangers; fall into a world of lost stories at The Day I Fell Into A Book or find your inner roar at Charmane. Under 5's can explore the sparkly winter woods with Snow Mouse or have fun with the weather at It's Hot, It's Not, and babies can experience a magical, playful journey at Nest.

Libraries will be jam packed with the most amazing things to see with do. Look out free creative activities including kite making, secret stories, Tidy Transformers and silent discos. See spectacular live performances including Tidy Up a show full of surprises, Same Same…But Different mixes dance, live music and storytelling or hear some amazing South Asian Jazz sounds with Arun Ghosh at IndoJazz.

Take part in a host of free creative activities that are sure to entertain, educate and stimulate during the Festival Family Takeover weekend. Or you can unleash your creativity at a Festival workshop where you can make your own musical beats, create a 3D digital portrait or join a topsy turvy drawing class.

This year's Festival is going to be enormous and everyone's invited so come along and join us.

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Venues across Leicester, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 1AA

Tel: +44 (0) 1162616983


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