A red illustrated alien hold hands with a blue illustrated alien. White text reads The Smeds and The Smoos Live on Stage
Mon 5 Dec - Mon 2 Jan

The Smeds and The Smoos

A joyful tale of star-crossed aliens!

Soar into space with this exciting adaptation of the award-winning book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. 

On a far-off planet, Smeds and Smoos can’t be friends. So when a young Smed and Smoo fall in love and zoom off into space together, how will their families get them back? 

Music, laughs and interplanetary adventures for everyone aged 3 and up, from Tall Stories – the company that brought you The Gruffalo and Room on the Broom live on stage. 

www.tallstories.org.uk

Venue: Pentland Theatre

“Perfect family viewing” ★★★★★  Beyond the Curtain (read the full review)

Their enthusiasm is infectious... tremendous fun.” ★★★★ East Midlands Theatre
 
A magical blend of catchy songs, adept storytelling and audience participation that youngsters lap up.” ★★★★ East Midlands Theatre (read the full review)

"An irresistibly funny and wise story" New Statesman 

Ages 3+
Running Time: 60 mins (no interval) 

Relaxed performances are taking place on Wed 14 Dec, 1.30pm // Thu 15 Dec, 10.30am // Sun 18 Dec, 11am // Tue 20 Dec, 2pm // Wed 28 Dec, 11am
Relaxed performances are open to everyone but are particularly suitable for people with sensory, communication or learning disabilities, and anyone who would benefit from a less formal environment. Audience members should feel comfortable making noise and moving around as and when they need to. Relaxed Performance Guides will be available before the show.

Touch Tours are taking place on Wed 14 Dec, 12.30pm // Sunday 18 Dec, 10am // Tue 20 Dec, 1pm (prior to Relaxed Performances)
Touch Tours are designed to give audience members an opportunity to familiarise themselves with the set and the auditorium before they watch the show. If you'd like to come along, please email participation@artsdepot.co.uk to book your place at least 24 hours before the Touch Tour.

BSL Interpreted Performances are taking place on Wed 21 Dec, 11am & 2pm
We've indicated on the seating plan which seats give the best view of the BSL interpreter. These are towards the front of the auditorium.

Tickets from £12
Group Discounts may apply to this event. Please contact the Groups Department at groups@artsdepot.co.uk for more information.

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Pick & Mix does not apply to the lowest price band.
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Dynamic pricing applies to this event. This means that the price of individual seats may increase based on demand, so it's best to book early.

In line with government guidelines, we have returned to full capacity for events and seating for this performance is not socially distanced. As of Thursday 27 January 2022 it is no longer a legal requirement to wear a face covering in indoor public settings, but we encourage you to do so during your visit. Read more about how we’re Welcoming You Back Safely.

Schools tickets: £12 on term time performances
Schools Early Bird offer - book by 5pm on Wed 13 Jul and pay £10 per ticket (25% deposit required)
To book: Call the Box office on 020 8369 5454 or email boxoffice@artsdepot.co.uk

Ages: 3+
Running Time: 60 mins (no interval)

Term Time Performances:

  • Mon 5 Dec, 1.30pm
  • Tue 6 Dec, 10.30am & 1.30pm
  • Thu 8 & Fri 9 Dec, 10.30am & 1.30pm
  • Tue 13 - Fri 16 Dec, 10.30am & 1.30pm

The performances on Wed 14 Dec, 1.30pm and Thu 15 Dec, 10.30am are Relaxed Performances.
Relaxed performances are open to anyone but are particularly suitable for people with sensory, communication or learning disabilities, and anyone who would benefit from a less formal environment. Audience members should feel comfortable making noise and moving around as and when they need to. Relaxed Performance Guides will be available.

A Touch Tour is taking place on Wed 14 Dec, 12.30pm (prior to the Relaxed Performance)
Touch Tours are designed to provide an opportunity for audience members to familiarise themselves with the set and the auditorium before watching the show. If you'd like to book for the touch tour, please email participation@artsdepot.co.uk by 12pm on Tue 13 Dec.

Booking Info

Tickets from £12

Ages 3+

RELAXED PERFORMANCES: Wed 14 Dec, 1.30pm // Thu 15 Dec, 10.30am // Sun 18 Dec, 11am // Tue 20 Dec, 2pm // Wed 28 Dec, 11am

BSL INTERPRETED PERFORMANCES: Wed 21 Dec, 11am & 2pm

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