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Age restriction


Child policy
The show is suitable for children aged 8 and over. The puppetry and visual elements will appeal to younger people, but some of the scientific content may go over their heads. Please note the production is not suitable for children under 3 and babes in arms, who will only be admitted at the discretion of the theatre staff.
Running time
2hr 10min (inc. interval)
Performance dates
2 October 2018 - 24 February 2019.
Please note this production contains strobe lighting and loud noises.
Special notice
Please note patrons attending MATINEE PERFORMANCES may enter the museum through the Cromwell Road or Exhibition Road entrances. Patrons attending EVENING PERFORMANCES MUST use the Queen's Gate entrance ONLY and are advised to arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the show.

The Wider Earth Customer Reviews

4 / 5 (69 customer reviews)

Alicia Bunn

3 days ago

Loved the continously changing set, so clever.

Heather Kraus

4 days ago

Beautiful story - helps young and old understand deeper context surrounding Darwin’s theories. Puppetry is magical.

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