The Ramshackle House at the Stratford Circus Arts Centre - A Dazzling Aerial Experience this Christmas, 25% off

Stratford Circus Arts Centre, Stratford

From the award winning creators of Bedtime Stories

Monday 4th - Sunday 24th December 2017

Suitable for 3+ years

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Awe-inspiring acrobatics, dazzling aerial and clowning combine to offer audiences of all ages an enchanting and festive theatrical experience created by Upswing the makers of the award-winning family show, Bedtime Stories. Follow the domestic antics of a growing family, tumbling, balancing and flying through life as they try to hold their home together in a forever-changing world.

A small ramshackle house is perfect for one... But what happens when it has to become a home for two and then three?

  • Mixing aerial theatre with dance, music and stunning visuals.
  • From one of the leading circus companies in the UK.
  • Fantastic family fun for all ages.
  • A Christmas theatre treat with a twist
  • Perfect for all aged 3+

Reviews for Upswing:

★★★★ The Scotsman “a very beautiful, dynamic and well-crafted show for children and their grown-ups”

★★★★ Arts Award “ A treat for the senses”

★★★★ Festmag “a loving hymn to the power of imagination”

★★★★★ Mumble Cirque “A mesmerising adventure for children of all ages”

Dates and Prices

Price Information:

  • £9 for Adult Tickets, 25% off
  • £9 for Child Tickets, 25% off


  • Monday 4th December 10:30AM & 1:30PM
  • Tuesday 5th December 10:30AM & 1:30PM
  • Wednesday 6th December 10:30AM & 1:30PM
  • Thursday 7th December 10:30AM & 1:30PM
  • Friday 8th December 1:30PM
  • Saturday 9th December 11AM & 2PM
  • Monday 11th December 10:30AM & 1:30PM
  • Tuesday 12th December 10:30AM & 1:30PM
  • Wednesday 13th December 10:30AM & 1:30PM
  • Thursday  14th December 10:30AM & 1:30PM
  • Saturday 16th December 11AM & 2PM
  • Sunday 17th December 11AM & 2PM
  • Tuesday 19th December 11AM & 2PM
  • Wednesday 20th December 11AM & 2PM
  • Thursday 21st December 11AM & 2PM
  • Friday 22nd December  11AM & 2PM
  • Saturday 23rd December 11AM & 2PM
  • Sunday 24th December 11AM & 2PM
Need to Know
  • Recommended for ages 3+
  • Duration: 50 mins with no interval
  • Please be aware that it may not be possible for the venue to let latecomers in once the show has started . Once a show has started late entry is at the discretion of the Duty Manager, and may not always be possible.
  • Only valid for the performance for which you have purchased
How to Redeem
  • Please print your e-Ticket and present it at the Box Office for ticket collection at least 30 mins before the performance starts.
  • You will receive your e-Ticket via email after the purchase. 
Plan your Visit

What makes Stratford Circus Arts Centre family friendly


Address and Contact Info

Stratford Circus Arts Centre
Theatre Square
E15 1BX

Nearest Station: Stratford Station
Nearest Park: West Ham Lane Recreation Ground
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