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Sun 7 Nov

English Touring Opera: Back into the World

A new commission by English Touring Opera for children aged 4 - 8, Back into the World has been created to respond to many of the challenges children have faced during lockdown: missing friends, increased anxiety, disruptions to learning, challenges understanding emotions and isolation. We’ll take them on an interactive, participatory adventure, making music together, exploring friendship, sharing, teamwork and diversity, and discovering the natural world.

The story follows Lexi who comes from Exie. Life in Exie is by all accounts perfect – just look at the happy-o-meter – but Lexi yearns for adventure. A horrible noise troubles the town of Exie, and in turn the happy-o-meter plummets. Lexi sets off on her adventure to save the town and learn more about herself and others along the way. She meets the nonsense-talking Wee-Whys, the wise and wonderful Everywhere, and learns how working together through music can save the day and turn the nasty noise into something beautiful.  


Venue: Studio Theatre

Ages 4 - 8
Running Time: approx 1 hour (no interval)  

Tickets from £9
Group Discounts may apply to this event. Please contact the Groups Department at groups@artsdepot.co.uk for more information.

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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. 

Following the recent lifting of restrictions, we have kept some safety measures in place and are asking visitors to:

  • Scan the NHS Covid-19 Test & Trace QR code on arrival
  • Wear a face covering inside the building, including in the auditorium
  • Be aware of their proximity to others when moving around the building
  • Use contactless payment methods where possible

Read more about our current procedures

Booking Info

Tickets from £9

Ages 4 - 8

Pick & Mix
Book 3 or more shows, save 15%
Book 5 or more shows, save 20%
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