Time Out says
Posted: Wed Jun 20 2012
This exceptional young person’s theatre has earned its place in generations of young hearts since it launched in 1979. The Wimbledon theatre stages in-house productions, workshops and storytelling sessions for families and schools – look out for literature events featuring children’s authors such as Jacqueline Wilson. There’s a gorgeous little playground and Polka’s cheerful café is a top place for lunch.
What's on at Polka Theatre
Drama, Puppetry, Kids' theatre
Everyone's favourite Swedish/Finnish cartoon creation the Moomins get a stage outing here courtesy of Phil Porter and the Little Angel Theatre. Tove Jansson's original story is adapted by Porter to bring the weird white bear-type creatures to life as...
Puppetry, Kids' theatre, Fringe, Kids' theatre
- Rating: 4/5
It’s no exaggeration to say that a lot of adults find opera hard work. Props then to Little Angel and Polka Theatre, who have gone for an even harder audience to please with ‘Skitterbang Island’, an opera aimed at three to eight-year-olds.Of course, this...