Spalding theatre group Act II launches classes for toddlers
A theatre company is branching out into a new audience by launching a classes for toddlers.
Act II is well known in the area for its work with older children and teenagers but is now offering sessions for pre-schoolers after receiving requests.
Launched on Tuesday, Storynauts will be the perfect introduction to the wonderful world of theatre for little performers.
Running until December 7, the sessions will take children on a storybook adventure through music, drama, dressing up and sensory play.
Director Karl Gernert said the classes are being launched due to popular demand.
He said: “We often get people ringing and asking if we do anything for pre-school children and we thought ‘why don’t we?’
“You can never start them early enough to be passionate about performing. We have a lovely studio that sits empty for 20 hours a day for people to use.”
Children aged between six months and two years are invited to the join the Seekers sessions, which runs from 9.30am to 10.15am.
This is a guided storybook adventure, including bubble machine, ball pool, sensory play and more.
Dancing and dressing up will be part of the fun on offer for the Scouts, which runs from 10.30am to 11.15am.
Three to four-year-olds can join in the Squad session, which take place from 11.30am to 12.15pm.
A guided storybook adventure, including bubble machine, singing, dancing and more will be offered during these sessions.
Parents are invited to join in with children for Seekers and Scouts sessions but can spend the Scout session in the Comfy Corner.
The cost of Storynauts is £30 for a six week term or £50 for two children.