Tags: Stanley Park

Presenting our Most Marvellous Family Day yet…

  We had a magical time at our twelfth annual Family Day in Stanley Park! Pssst! You can find more of Jill Reidy’s vibrant photos from Family Day over in our gallery The sun shone brightly down on a day jam-packed with lots of exciting things to make, do, and see. There was something amazing […]

The Blackpool Museum’s Big Ideas at the Family Day

We can’t wait to welcome back The Blackpool Museum Project to our Wordpool Family Day on July 2, 1-4 at Stanley Park John Simpson-Wedge, Education Officer, shares with us a little more about what we can expect… WP: Tell us a little bit about The Blackpool Museum Project? JS-W: The Blackpool Museum Project is a […]

Wordpool in Schools

Wordpool Festival’s BIG Friendly Family Day is COMING! Saturday 2 July 1-4pm Stanley Park In the run up to Family Day, we’ve been visiting schools with the Save Our Stories RescueShip and working with primary school pupils on our ‘Stealing Stories’ project! The Save Our Stories RescueShip, local storyteller Dan Worsley & artist Vanessa Card have been […]

La Petite Mort brings Tall Tales to The Giants are coming…

La Petite Mort brings Tall Tales to The Giants are coming…

Blackpool Dance Development have commissioned contemporary dance company La Petite Mort to perform at Wordpool’s Family Day. La Petitie Mort brings the written word to life. Come and meet the oversized performers as they tower above the crowd in the beautiful Italian Gardens of Stanley Park, Blackpool. Stilt walkers move and dance through the space […]

The Grand Theatre’s Tiny World was Peachtastic

Read altblackpool’s review of the Tiny World that the Grand Theatre created for Wordpool 2013, inspired by the story of James and the Giant Peach, http://www.altblackpool.co.uk/james-and-the-giant-peach-grand-theatre-at-stanley-park

Handheld Theatre are coming to our Tiny Worlds Family Day

Handheld Theatre’s Wizard of Oz is a “Theatre for one” experience. A beautiful dream world of shadow puppets – A fierce storm, flying houses, wicked witches, and much  more. Lenght: 2.5 minutes. see this and more at our… Tiny Worlds Family Fun Day