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Breaking The Ice

by Filskit Theatre

Ovalhouse's Christmas Show!
An interactive arctic adventure for ages 2-6. Join Team Polar Bear or Team Husky and find new friends.

  • WEDS 13 - SAT 23 DEC 11am (no perfs SUN or MON), Sat 16 & 23 Dec 2pm

Venue: Downstairs

Have you heard the incredible true story of a wild polar bear who made friends with a Husky?

This is a show inspired by their unlikely friendship. Join us on a journey into the snow where music, shadows and projection will transport you to a place where Polar Bears and Huskies really can be friends. Then watch as your child joins in with the adventure and takes their place on Team Polar Bear or Team Husky!


*BSL-interpreted show: Tues 19 December 11am*

Recommended for ages 2-6.

Running time 40 minutes plus 15 minutes stay and play.


All tickets £10.
Group ticket for 4 people £35 (discount applied at checkout)



  • Wed 13 Dec, 11:00am
  • Thu 14 Dec, 11:00am
  • Fri 15 Dec, 11:00am
  • Sat 16 Dec, 11:00am
  • Sat 16 Dec, 2:00pm
  • Tue 19 Dec, 11:00am
  • Wed 20 Dec, 11:00am
  • Thu 21 Dec, 11:00am
  • Fri 22 Dec, 11:00am
  • Sat 23 Dec, 11:00am
  • Sat 23 Dec, 2:00pm


Photographer: Katy Costigan

Husky: Victoria Dyson

Polar Bear: Sarah Shephard

Additional information

Originally co-produced with the Unicorn Theatre.
Supported using public funding by Arts Council England. 

Photo credit: Unicorn Theatre

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