We’ve some great shows for families and children of all ages at The Met. Prefer to be on the stage rather than watching it? The Met’s Young Company meet every Wednesday, or entertain your very young musicians with fun classes for ages 3-36 months every Tuesday morning!

Do you have a child too small or young to sit in their own seat for a show? Just buy a babe-in-arms ticket for £1 and sit them on your knee (call the ticket office on 0161 761 2216 for babes-in-arms tickets).

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Bury Youth Theatre

Help your kids unleash their creativity at The Met.

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Somatic Storytelling: Room on the Broom

Somatic Storytelling workshops are open to everyone – children, teens, mums, dads, grandparents and carers. You do not need to be super fit, just arrive with a willing spirit!

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Captain Flinn and the Pirate Dinosaurs: The Magic Cutlass

Join Flinn in an action-packed adventure as he attempts to rescue his kidnapped friends who have been forced to hunt for the Magic Cutlass by his nemesis Mr T-Rex! Ages 3+

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Tom Brace: Brace of Spades

Tom Brace comes to The Met with a brand new magic show for the whole family, featuring his unique blend of comedy and magic. Ages 8+

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Over the Rainbow

Can Dorothy and her friends overcome the evil western witch in order to restore good Zion? Over the Rainbow is an original modern pantomime performed by Bolton AllStarz.

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Somatic Storytelling: A Bear Called Paddington

Somatic Storytelling workshops are open to everyone – children, teens, mums, dads, grandparents and carers. You do not need to be super fit, just arrive with a willing spirit!

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Tom Thumb

This classic story is brought to life by Lyngo Theatre in a playful and fascinating show featuring feathery spinning birds, a flying house and a portable forest.

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Somatic Storytelling: The Nutcracker and The Mouse King

Somatic Storytelling workshops are open to everyone – children, teens, mums, dads, grandparents and carers. You do not need to be super fit, just arrive with a willing spirit!

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The Big Snowy Christmas

A hilarious, heartwarming tale about a brave little bear who helps to save Christmas!

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