Two Four Six EightThe Theatre on The Downs
A funny and charming journey into the world of numbers for 3–8 year olds and their families.
Craig has been invited to his best friend’s Birthday Party. There is an invitation to read, presents to wrap, cakes to buy and a house to find. Who will explain the rules of Musical Chairs? Will there be enough balloons?
Using music, toys and far too much wrapping paper, Shoofly Theatre have created a funny and charming journey into the world of numbers for Nursery, Reception and Year One children and their families.
They are highly experienced theatre makers and have been involved in a number of critically acclaimed family productions including:
- Travelling Light: How Cold My Toes, Boing!, Sammy & The Snow Leopard, Three Kings
- Tobacco Factory Theatres: Cinderella, 101 Dalmations, The Ugly Duckling, The Borrowers
- Bristol Old Vic: Treasure Island, Sleeping Beauty, Jane Eyre
- The Egg: Around The World In 80 Days, Taking Flight
- Scamp Theatre: Stick Man, Tiddler & Other Terrific Tales
- Living Spit: Craig has directed all their shows!
I really liked it when he was eating his fingers
Ella Mae, aged 6
The best bit was when the dog answered the door
Jacob, aged 5
Incredibly simple, yet with great precision in its execution, this gentle children’s show takes youngsters on a warm and fuzzy journey through simple numeracy within an accessible context.
Pay What You Choose
We’ve introduced a flexible pricing scheme for a number of events. Find out more about it here.
- Open Concession – we know these times are extraordinary, so if you don’t have the extra cash right now, don’t worry; book this price range and let us welcome you with open arms.
- Standard – if you can afford to, please book this rate; the extra money you give will support The Theatre on The Downs and the independent artists and companies on its stage, in what is still an incredibly precarious time.
- Pay It Forward – if you’re feeling generous and you have the means, please consider choosing this rate. Each Pay It Forward ticket subsidises two concession tickets, and helps more people experience the delight of watching live theatre.
The More You See, The More You Save
Book 4 events in The Theatre on The Downs programme and get a 20% discount!
- Venue: The Theatre on The Downs