The Boo Theatre is a professional arts centre that provides Rossendale and its surrounding areas with a truly unique experience. It specialises in non-verbal theatre and offers productions suitable for both younger and older audiences. As part of their commitment to making theatre accessible to as many people as possible, The Boo have a varied programme of events throughout the year.
Here are just a few of the performances going ahead this year:
Sunday 24th January 3.00pm
Dynamic New Animation present Terry Jones’ Fairy Tales
Thurtinkle is a wise old gnome with a big nose, a big heart and a big appetite for stories!
An exciting mix of puppets, story-telling and percussion from our old friends at
Dynamic New Animation, who bring author and Python Terry Jones’ stories to life!
For 4 years and over.
Sunday 21st February 3.00pm
Lyngo Theatre Company present Watch the Birdy
This fascinating show is about an egg that doesn’t want to hatch! Is it shy? Lazy?
Come and find out…and help him from ending up as an eggy breakfast? After all, spring is not so far away…
A show full of tricks, surprises and – eggs.
For 3 years and over.
Saturday 27th February 7.30pm
The Bogtrotters live!
Old favourites The Bogtrotters are back at the Boo.
Expect a great evening of dynamic Celtic/Irish folk delivered with amazing energy and panache!
Don’t miss this great band!
BAR provided by the ‘Jolly Sailor’
Sunday 14th March 3.00pm
Lempen puppet theatre present Ugly Beauty
In the Kingdom of Rumours there lives Princess Suzanna the Beautiful.
But why is she so sad? And what in the world will make her happy?
Come and see Lempen tell us her story!
Puppets, shadows, music – not to be missed!
For 5 years and over.
Sunday 4th April 3.00pm – 6.00pm
The Easter Bunny Ball
A Ceilidh to welcome SPRING!
After the success of our Halloween ceilidh we’re presenting another great event for the whole family!
Dress up and join us for a special Easter Bunny music and story event.
Celebrate the coming of Spring! Hunt for eggs! Dance, music and stories… Book early!
Under 4s free.
For more information or to book tickets please read The Boo's feature at
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