Children’s story gets give stage treatment

A Boy and a Bear in a Boat
A Boy and a Bear in a Boat

Live music and movement combine in a show for the whole family which can be seen at Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre later this month.

A Boy And A Bear In A Boat can be seen in the town on Saturday June 11 starting at 3.30pm.

Join the boy and a bear at sea with just a suitcase, a ukulele and a teapot to help them.

Dark clouds are looming, the ocean is full of dangers, there’s only one sandwich left and it’s nearly teatime.

When all seems lost can their friendship survive? Where are they heading? And will they ever get there?

The stage show has been adapted from the award-winning novel by Dave Shelton and featuring live music and movement,

A Boy and a Bear in a Boat has been described as a funny, thoughtful and thrilling adventure.

The theatre production has been adapted by Leicester based company The Spark Arts for Children and has been made specifically for library and community settings.

It comes to the Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre as part of a UK tour.

Tickets for the show cost £7.50 for adults and £6 for concessions.

They can be booked by visiting www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/leisure/leighton-buzzard-library-theatre/event.aspx or alternatively by calling the box office on 0300 300 8125.