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Children & Families

In addition to the shows for families and children that are performed at the Corn Exchange every year, we are also striving to offer added extras for children to make their visit to the theatre special, chances for parents to socialise, and for families to learn together.

  • Baby Socials

    Monday 19th April 2021 — Monday 28th June 2021

    Learning Centre

    These classes are now sold out. You can add your name to the waiting list by calling the Box Office on 0845 5218 218*

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  • Infant Youth Theatre - School Years R - 2

    Monday 19th April 2021 — Thursday 1st July 2021

    Learning Centre

    Young performers have the opportunity to make new friends and learn new performance skills with the support of our professional theatre practitioners. Each term they'll create showcase sharings for parents, as well as produce large-scale annual performances with a fully-professional creative team.

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  • Lower Junior Youth Theatre - School Years 3-4

    Tuesday 20th April 2021 — Saturday 3rd July 2021

    Learning Centre

    Young performers have the opportunity to make new friends and learn new performance skills with the support of our professional theatre practitioners. Each term they'll create showcase sharings for parents, as well as produce large-scale annual performances with a fully-professional creative team.

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  • Toddler Dance

    Tuesday 20th April 2021 — Tuesday 29th June 2021

    Learning Centre

    Shake, jump and boogie in these fun and creative movement sessions for 2 - 4 year olds!

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  • Rhyme and Shine

    Wednesday 21st April 2021 — Friday 2nd July 2021

    Learning Centre

    Sing and smile with music and movement in these 45 minute sing-along sessions for you and your under-2s!

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  • Tots Create

    Thursday 22nd April 2021 — Thursday 24th June 2021

    Learning Centre

    Explore and create with your little one, through music, dance, drama and crafts in our weekly class perfect for tots.

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  • Teddy Bears Picnic - Spring 2021

    Friday 23rd April 2021 — Friday 2nd July 2021

    Learning Centre

    Bring a teddy bear and a snack for these creative arts picnics! Sing songs, play games and get crafty in this relaxed class for you and your under 4's.

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  • Sketch and Snap Family Trail

    Tuesday 1st June 2021 — Tuesday 3rd August 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Combine photography with learning to draw in this family fun trail with Simon Jardine from Armadillo Art Experience.

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  • Makaton With Me

    Friday 4th June 2021 — Friday 20th August 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Join us in Victoria Park for creative workshops that you can enjoy as a whole family.

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  • Little Story Sundays Outside

    Sunday 6th June 2021 — Sunday 15th August 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Join us in Victoria Park for creative workshops that you can enjoy as a whole family.

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  • Pocket Monsters

    Saturday 26th June 2021 — Saturday 3rd July 2021

    The Base Lookout Studio

    Create, design and play!

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  • Little Artists After School Club

    Thursday 1st July 2021 — Thursday 29th July 2021

    The Lookout Studio, The Base

    Each week we will focus on a different creation, using a range of arts and craft techniques like collage, painting and junk modelling.

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  • Baby Socials Outside

    Monday 5th July 2021 — Monday 19th July 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Join us in Victoria Park to connect with other parents/carers and learn more about child development in these stay-and-play style sensory classes for babies under 18 months.

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  • Toddler Dance Outside

    Tuesday 6th July 2021 — Tuesday 20th July 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Join us in Victoria Park to shake, jump and boogie in these fun and creative movement sessions for 2 - 4 year olds!

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  • Rhyme and Shine Outside

    Wednesday 7th July 2021 — Friday 23rd July 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Join us in Victoria Park to sing and smile with music and movement in these 45 minute sing-along sessions for you and your under-2s!

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  • Tots Create Outside

    Thursday 8th July 2021 — Thursday 22nd July 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Join us in Victoria Park to explore and create with your pre-schoolers, through music, dance, drama and crafts.

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  • Teddy Bears Picnic Outside

    Friday 9th July 2021 — Friday 13th August 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Join us in Victoria Park with your teddy bear and a snack for these creative arts picnics!

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  • Family Circus Skills

    Saturday 24th July 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Fun for all the family! Try your hand at juggling, diablo, and other circus tricks.

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  • Young Person's Book Club

    Monday 26th July 2021 — Monday 23rd August 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Join us in Victoria Park for this fortnightly summer book club!

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  • Craft and Play

    Friday 30th July 2021 — Sunday 5th September 2021

    The Base Lookout Studio

    Make your visit to the Base craft-tastic this summer and get creative with our games-themed craft boxes.

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  • Family Clay in the Park

    Sunday 1st August 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Join resident Base artist Cáit Gould for some family fun making your own hand-built pot in a one hour time slot.

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  • Drama in The Park: Ages 4 to 6

    Tuesday 3rd August 2021 — Tuesday 17th August 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Join us in Victoria Park for drama games, songs, craft and story-play in these drop and go sessions for children aged 4 to 6 years old!

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  • Park Play

    Wednesday 4th August 2021 — Wednesday 18th August 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Join us in Victoria Park for creative arts and nature play for under-6s and their families.

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  • Drama in The Park: Ages 7 to 9

    Wednesday 4th August 2021 — Wednesday 18th August 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Join us in Victoria Park to go flying with superheroes and sailing with pirates in these drop and go drama sessions for children aged 7 to 9 years old!

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  • Family Dance

    Saturday 14th August 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Join us for a hour of relaxed and fun dancing to show off your moves!

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  • Family Sculpture Workshop

    Saturday 21st August 2021

    Victoria Park, Newbury

    Summer holiday Family Sculpture Workshop with artist Jemima Brown.

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