Tramway Family Day Poetry in Motion

Photo by Maria Folconer

​Tramway Family Day will celebrate dance with Fleur Darkin’s Innocence ,which will encourage 0-7 year olds to explore William Blake’s imagination and join in other themed arts, text & movement activities to enhance the experience. 

Innocence is a magical journey, led by Scottish Dance Theatre dancers with live music, songs & sounds by Paul Bradley.

Family Day Programme.

Scottish Dance Theatre: Fleur Darkin's Innocence

Performances are at 1 & 3pm (duration 1 hour)*

Scottish Ballet Dancers: Big Dance Pledge

A chance to learn, make and perform a dance with the rest of the world.

Using rhythm and percussion, the dance is a complete mix of dance styles. It’s under four minutes long and easy to learn, whatever your experience of dancing.

Metafrog: Blake related storyboards and comic strips

Illustration and story board workshops themed around  William Blake’s poems & imagination.

1 - 1.45pm Suitable for 3+

2.30 - 3.30pm Suitable for 6+

Skye Lonergan: Creative Word Play

Throughout the day

"to see the World in a grain of sand

 Heaven in a wildflower

 hold Infinity in the palm of your hand

 and Eternity in an hour"  William Blake


*Please note family day is free but there is a cost for admittance to Scottish Dance Theatre's.