Family Theatre: The Girl of Ink and Stars

The Spark Arts for Children in association with Inspire: Culture, Learning and Libraries present:

The Girl of Ink and Stars

A tale of maps, myth and monsters

Based on the award-winning book by Kiran Millwood Hargrave, The Girl of Ink and Stars tells the story of Isabella and her lifelong friend Pablo’s journey into the forbidden and unknown territories of their island in a search for their missing friend.

Following her map and an ancient myth, Isabella discovers that deep beneath the dry rivers and smoky mountains, a fiery legend is stirring from its sleep... 

360° Sound

The performance is presented through headsets to give a 360° immersive sound experience.

Headsets will be provided. Click here for more information.

For children aged 7+
Running time: 55 minutes

Booking advised 


Library members: £3 

Non-library members: £6

The Spark Arts for Children have created an Easy Read Synopsis for children who would like more information about the show before they attend. This summary will tell you what will happen in the play -  so don't look if you want to be surprised!

The Girl of Ink and Stars is touring to 20 Inspire Libraries:

Beeston Library: Friday 26 July, 11am  **SOLD OUT**

Beeston Library: Friday 26 July, 2pm **SOLD OUT**

Mansfield Central Library: Saturday 27 July, 11am  **SOLD OUT**

Hucknall Library: Saturday 27 July, 4pm **SOLD OUT**

Edwinstowe Library: Monday 29 July, 10.30am

Retford Library:  Monday 29 July, 3.30pm  **SOLD OUT**

Forest Town Library: Tuesday 30 July, 10.30am

Kirkby in Ashfield Library: Tuesday 30 July, 3pm  **SOLD OUT**

Keyworth Library: Wednesday 31 July, 11.30am **SOLD OUT**

Arnold Library:  Wednesday 31 July, 4.30pm **SOLD OUT**

Newark Library:  Thursday 1 August, 10.30am  **SOLD OUT**

Southwell Library: Thursday 1 August, 3.30pm **SOLD OUT**

Worksop Library: Friday 2 August, 10.30am

Carlton in Lindrick Library: Friday 2 August, 3pm

Sutton in Ashfield Library: Monday 5 August, 10.30am

Mansfield Woodhouse Library: Monday 5 August, 3.30pm

Calverton Library: Tuesday 6 August, 10.30am **SOLD OUT**

Carlton Library: Tuesday 6 August, 3.30pm  **SOLD OUT**

Cotgrave Library: Wednesday 7 August, 10.30am **SOLD OUT**

Bingham Library: Sunday 11 August, 11am  **SOLD OUT**

West Bridgford Library: Sunday 11 August, 3.30pm **SOLD OUT**

The production also tours libraries in Nottingham, Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.  See the full list of tour dates here

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