What's on at The Met?

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? Bury Youth Theatre meet for fun drama workshops every Tuesday and Wednesday.

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).

Highlights

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Dick Whittington

A magical family pantomime for Christmas. Dick Whittington and his cat set off to find fame, fortune and adventure in London, but the path to happily-ever-after isn’t easy...

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Coming soon

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I Spy With My Little Eye

It's Molly's birthday party, but when her presents go missing, can you save the day? An interactive family musical, based on the book by Steven Lee. Ages 2+.

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Grandad Anansi

Grandad is as smart and mischievous as the Anansi legend; can he find a way to tell his granddaughter his plans to return to Jamaica? An uplifting tale for ages 4-9 years.

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Professor Jigget’s Story Suitcases

World famous magical explorer, Professor Jigget, brings his collection of storytelling suitcases to The Met. Inside each one is a world of magic and mayhem... For ages 7+

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Sunflowers and Sheds

A charming tale about a lonely old man and his unlikely friendship with an Eastern European girl. A gentle mix of humour, music and storytelling. For ages 4+.

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When Another Dragon Roars

Mum and Alfie are going camping. They share stories about Dragons! Scary ones, sulky ones, even angry ones - and discover that emotions, just like Dragons, are tricky beasts. Ages 5+

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Woodland Tales With Granddad

Something is happening in the woods, and only Granddad can help. But is there enough time? Can they save the wood? A magical tale with an urgent environmental message. Ages 3+

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Morgan and West – Unbelievable Science

Morgan and West present captivating chemistry, phenomenal physics, and bonkers biology in this fun for all the family science extravaganza! Ages 7 and over.

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