The North Wall programmes children’s theatre and other family events for a range of ages approximately once a month. We host workshops & projects too so that families can have the chance to get creative themselves. Past workshops include shadow puppetry, origami, Noise Band, pop-up book making and more.

Explorers’ Club


Step through the Wall and come on an adventure! Children aged 3 – 11 are invited to join The North Wall Explorers’ Club. Each time they come to see a show, they’ll collect a sticker to add to their Explorer’s passport – and once they’ve completed five Special Theatrical Quests, their sixth comes absolutely free. New Explorers also receive a membership badge. There are free parties with arty activities and a members’ newsletter, The Explorer Times.

How to join:

Download the Explorer Sign Up Form.
Email the completed form to our general manager Abie Walton on waltona@thenorthwall.com 

We’ll then post your child’s passport and membership badge.

Family-friendly facilities

FFFAt The North Wall, we want to make sure our audience have a good experience when they visit us, so we’re proud to meet Family Arts Standards as set out by the national Family Arts Campaign.



Our family-friendly facilities include:

  • baby-changing area
  • buggy parking
  • booster seats
  • The North Wall Tuck Shop serving juices and snacks, including raisins and sweets

If you want to give any feedback about your visit, you can leave us a note in our suggestions box, or email Abie Walton on waltona@thenorthwall.com


Children aged under two are welcome to attend family shows. Though we’re not often able to accommodate pushchairs inside the auditorium due to lack of space, we do offer free “lap tickets” for anyone wishing to bring a babe-in-arms. Please call ahead to book this free ticket when you book your other seats.

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