Alfie White: Space Explorer
Tall Stories present a cosmic tale of adventure and discovery, about a young boy who sets out with his best friend Meg on a daring mission to find his dad.
Alfie White is crazy about space - and his dad is training to be the first man on the moon. At least that’s what Alfie tells his schoolmates. In fact, his dad has disappeared without trace - as if swallowed up by a black hole…
Together with his best friend Meg, Alfie sets out on a daring mission
to find his dad. But where on earth - or in space - is he?
★★★★★ 'A thrilling everyday adventure' BroadwayBaby
★★★★ 'A richly
crafted, sparkily delivered fable for the whole family… There is so much to love about this production, that it is tempting to recommend it whether or not you have children to bring along' The List
'A heartwarming and funny story that is great for all the family to enjoy' Primary Times
★★★★ 'An original, well-crafted story that touches real human emotions' The Scotsman
From the creators of The Gruffalo, Room on the Broom and The Snail and the Whale.
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Reviews & features
Alfie White: Space Explorer14 Aug 2015
A richly crafted, sparkily delivered fable for the whole family
It’s a clever trick, setting a kids’ show in the late 1960s. The children get all the magic of an unfamiliar era, while the parents get a good dose of nostalgia. Tall Stories also has a fantastic ready-made soundtrack at its disposal, from Miles Davis…
Fringe preview: Alfie White: Space Explorer17 Jul 2015
Young boy tells tall tales in Tall Stories’ new show
In 1967, when nobody’s feet had yet graced the surface of the moon, a space-obsessed boy could easily pretend his dad was going to be first. Which is exactly what Alfie White does, in this new show from Tall Stories. Unlike many of the company’s…