Traditional Tales Show

Booster Cushion Theatre specialises in creating children’s theatre that brings books to life. We take a lot of our inspiration from traditional tales and twist them on their head, making them full of slapstick, lots of comedy and surprises audiences would never expect. There is always lots of chances for audiences to join in during…

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Traditional Tales for KS1

Booster Cushion Theatre has been presenting our versions of comical traditional tales for KS1 for over 25 years. We specialise in making theatre that is fun, accessible and encourages a greater interest in stories and books. Our shows aim to be as flexible as they possibly can be, so we are used to performing in…

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Traditional Tales Performance for KS1

Booster Cushion Theatre specialises in making theatre for children, and has performed to groups of KS1 children for over 25 years. A traditional tales performance for KS1 is a great way to encourage them to take a greater interest in topics they may be learning about or introduce them to live theatre. A Booster Cushion…

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Old McDonald Farm Show

We are currently touring our Old McDonald and the Three Pigs Plus show throughout the UK. This year it has visited children’s centres, primary schools, libraries and venues, meeting lots of new farmhands. A fun, solo storytelling show with lots of chances for the audience to take part makes this show ideal for all occasions….

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Art Workshop for Children

Booster Cushion Theatre has been working with fine artist Yana Stajno for over 5 years creating specialised workshops for children which focus on a combination of artwork and theatre. From one day workshops creating big books based on a jungle to 2 week long summer courses for children, our art and theatre workshops are ideal…

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Christmas Carol in Primary Schools

Hosting a Booster Cushion Theatre performance is a great way to introduce Christmas Carol in primary schools. Our comical children’s version of the classic tale has been used by many schools and teachers as a special educational end of term treat. We have found that many schools have used this as an addition to the…

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Traditional Tales Theatre Show for Primary Schools

Booster Cushion Theatre is currently touring our traditional tales shows throughout the UK to primary schools. There are several shows which are ideal for this theme and information on all can be found under our ‘Shows’ page. We aim to make theatre accessible to everyone, everywhere and so each of the shows can work to…

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Red Riding Hood Fairytale Theatre

‘Little Red Riding Hood and Friends’ has been touring the UK a lot this year, we have had lots of fun as you can see from the pictures below, fitting into all different kinds of spaces! Our comical Red Riding Hood fairytale theatre show is a fun and fast paced show which has been used either…

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Goldilocks and the Three Bears Storytelling

A Booster show currently touring and most enjoyed is our Big Goldilocks and the Three Bears storytelling show as it features one of our Biggest Books at 6ft with 2.5m pop ups! We have lots of fun telling our comical version of Goldilocks and the Three Bears, as there’s lots of surprises and twists in…

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Booster Cushion Theatre Visits India!

Twisting Tales with Jhalapala Booster Cushion Theatre Visits in February 2016 After meeting Santanil in Berlin at Augen Mal, a festival supported by international theatre group ASSITEJ, we talked and discussed the idea of Booster Cushion Theatre visiting India to run workshops with Jhalapala. Liaising with the British Council in India and London, we explored…

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