Have you ever wanted to make fireworks? Have you ever wanted to design their colours and create their sounds? Then maybe you are like Lila - The Firework-Maker's Daughter! Come find out about her story, and join Lila on her voyage across lakes and over mountains to enter the King's Festival and become the Firework Maker she's always dreamed of becoming.
We have created this rehearsed reading of The Firework-Maker's Daughter for your family from our Friendly Fireworks Project.
it is a short film that lasts 1 hour. It can be watched all the way through or it can be watched in parts or paused to explore the linked activities.
From our work with lots of different young people we recognise the need to be able find the best way into a performance or story for each child in the family and we hope the options below help with that.
Guidelines to get the best experience from the film:
Activities to do alongside the film:
In Summer 2021, we adapted our adaptation into a 1-person performance that could safely tour community centre and venues, during the easing of COVID restrictions. In this final stage of R&D, over 100 participants across 4 venues helped us shape this 30 minute storytelling masterclass. Future bookings planned for 2022.