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Grandad, Me and Teddy Too – Polka Theatre
London

Grandad, Me and Teddy Too – Polka Theatre

Encouraging children to experience theatre at a young age can be difficult, as parents and grandparents know, asking a child to sit in a restrictive environment to watch a pantomime or similar, which can be two hours long, is not ideal.  Polka Theatre in London offer the chance to combine theatre and play in their building which is especially dedicated to children.  The theatre combines a café, playground, garden with access to books, colouring-in and dressing up. Grandad, Me and Teddy Too has a target audience of 2–5-year-olds and is performed in the Adventure Theatre.  This space allows children to sit on the floor or sit around the edge of the theatre in seats.  The feeling is of informality and provides a less stressful environment for parents and children alike...