Wiggle those fingers and stttttttttttttretch those arms – we hope you are feeling strong, because presenter Laura Tanner and the perfect Percussionists from the Bristol Ensemble need your help to bash, crash and SMASH their way into summer! Get ready to be amazed by a selection of wonderful instruments from the biggest musical family of them all. Full of opportunities to listen, learn, be inspired and get involved, don’t be surprised if you need to lock up your pots, pans and wooden spoons after this event!

Between performances, use a variety of objects like natural materials and old toys to create amazing fossils. From deadly dinosaurs to mythical beasts, let your imaginations run wild. You might also like to try our brand new interactive arts trail: Explore. Create. Share! The fabulous FREE art and craft activities held throughout the day will be led by St George’s Bristol’s superb Heritage Education staff and volunteers.

10:15am For children aged 3-5

12pm For Children aged 5-8 – British Sign Language Interpreted

2pm Relaxed Performance (This Performance will be in the Glass Studio) – British Sign Language Interpreted

During a British Sign Language (BSL) Interpreted performance an interpreter stands on or at the side of the stage, clearly visible to the audience, and interprets the spoken word and sound effects for Deaf patrons who use BSL.


Perfect for people of all ages who benefit from a more relaxed performance environment, including those of all sensory and communicative abilities. Audience members are free to make noise, move about, and come and go as they please. For further information on relaxed performances, please visit stgeorgesbristol.co.uk/venue-info/accessibility/

Ages are guidelines only. Running time 45 minutes without interval.

Sunday 9 June

MiniBeats Percussion Pandemonium!

£6, Family Ticket Available

A £2 postage fee is charged where applicable

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