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Telling Tales with Michael Rosen

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Travel through history, geography and beyond as one of the UK’s best-loved children’s authors Michael Rosen takes us on a journey of storytelling, poetry and imagination in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse. Part of our new family event series Telling Tales.

In celebration of his brand-new poetry collection, Out of This World, poet, performer, broadcaster, scriptwriter, and former Children’s Laureate, Michael returns to the Playhouse for an exciting tour through his career, and explores the inspiration for many of his beloved books including Burping Bertha, We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, Macbeth United, the I Am series, and a retelling of Aesop’s Fables.

You’ll also have the chance to ask Michael your questions in a Q&A session.



This event is on-site in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse – please meet in the main foyer.

Running time is approximately 60 minutes

Terms and conditions
A £2.50 transaction fee per order applies online and over the telephone. A ticket is required for everyone attending over 3 years. Under 3s do not require a ticket if they do not require their own seat. Child and adult tickets are the same price. All children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

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