the egg


  • 1 & 2 June

Event Information

Friday 1 & Saturday 2 June
Daily at 11.30am & 3pm

Running Time: 40 minutes

Sponsored by Moore Stephens

An engaging exploratory dance performance for young audiences with inquiring minds. Two dancers adrift on their own islands enter a magical world where connections become visible – sound waves ripple through bodies and children are invited to play.

£8.50 / £7.50 children / £6.50 schools

A booking fee of 50p per ticket applies

Friday 1 & Saturday 2 June

Daily at 11.30am & 3pm

  • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • The recommended age ranges are for your guide only. We suggest you stick as closely to them as possible for the benefit of other audience members.
  • Lap seats are available at £1.50 (including booking fee) for infants aged 0 – 2 years;  all patrons including infants must have a valid ticket. Lap seats are not available on performances recommended for children aged 0 – 2 years
  • All bookings will incur a Booking Fee of 50p per ticket regardless of whether the booking is made in person at our Box Office, by post, by phone or online and applies to all payment types.

Presented by Dance Strong

Scenography by Kate McStraw

Music composed by Jake Alexander

  • the egg box office open 9am – 6pm Monday – Saturday (Sunday if there is a performance)
  • All plays are performed in English and take place in the egg auditorium unless otherwise stated.
  • Nearby parking space for Blue Badge Holders
  • Level access into building
  • Lift to all levels
  • Adapted toilets
  • Sennheiser Infra-Red Audio System in auditorium
  • Hearing & Guide Dogs allowed
  • Wheelchair spaces in the Stalls only (Accompanying persons pay discounted price)
  • Breast Feeding Friendly


Relaxed Performances – Open to everyone, but specifically adapted for children with an Autistic Spectrum Condition, individuals with sensory and communication disorders, those with learning disabilities and anyone who would benefit from a more relaxed environment.

Full terms and conditions of ticket bookings can be found here