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The Mad Hatter Children’s Festival

The Mad Hatter children’s festival runs from Thursday 22 - Saturday 31 October. We are delighted to have the below events taking place at the Hawk's Well:

Guess How Much I Love You
Thurs 22 Oct, 4pm
Fri 23 Oct, 10am & 12pm
€10/7conc./30 family

Little Nutbrown Hare loves Big Nutbrown Hare as far as he can reach and as high as he can hop. But Big Nutbrown Hare loves him as far as his long arms can reach and as high as his strong legs can hop. And so it continues…


Bláth/The Flower
The Mad Hatter children’s festival
Tues 27 Oct, 6pm & Wed 28 Oct, 12pm
€7 Ages 6+

Bláth - The Flower is set in a world that has decided colour and plants are no longer needed. A boy finds a magical book and sees flowers for the first time. He then discovers a packet of flower seeds in a junk shop and must learn how to bring the flower to life. Bláth is a non verbal show that will enchant audiences as they enter a world made entirely of paper.


Paper Bubbles
Thurs 29 Oct, 2pm
€7 Ages 3 - 10

Paper Bubbles creates a fantasy world filled with bubbles, right on stage before you! Little ones will love this magical journey of dance, live music and bubbles. Think paper bubbles, soap bubbles, digital bubbles, balloons, shadows and so much more!


The Storyhunters
The Mad Hatter children’s festival
Fri 30 Oct, 3pm
€7 Ages 6+

Stories exist everywhere. Sad stories, adventure stories, scary stories or funny stories can be found in every corner of the world. Sadly, some stories get lost and a lost story is a sad and lonely thing that can be forgotten.


Ssh! We have a Plan
The Mad Hatter children’s festival
Sat 31 Oct, 10.30am & 12.30pm
€7 Ages 4+

Based on the Chris Haughton book of the same title, this delightful and poignant tale follows the journey of some madcap characters each of whom has a plan, they all want to capture a beautiful bird perched high in a tree!