A delightful child friendly performance coming to Cowley Library as part of Dancin’ Oxford‘s autumn Family Dance Week. In Out Of This World family audiences are invited to the holiday of a lifetime, heading to intergalactic territories to spot alien life forms and experience the wonder of weightlessness.  Join the adventure as performers from Wriggle Dance Theatre take over the library with dance, live music, rockets and stars, offering an opportunity to take a selfie with aliens and travel through a black hole.
“Fantastic storytelling through music, movement and dance. All involved participate in the story throughout, my son loved it” – Audience member
“Amazing for children and the David Bowie influences made it just as good for adults.” – Audience member
Performances:  Tuesday 8th October  10.30am & 11am (lasts 30-40 minutes)Venue:  Cowley Library, Temple Road, Oxford OX4 2EZ

Tickets:  Free, but places are limited so please arrive early to guarantee a place.

For ages 2 years+

Find out more about Family Dance Week participatory events here

Find out about Wriggle Dance Theatre here


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