Whales, Tiny Boats, Sea Captains – Oh My!

Posted on: February 7, 2018 in the category latest by Cassie Day

A Heart at Sea – 6:00pm, 11th February, 2018 – Half a String Theatre Company

A Heart at Sea uses beautiful live music to tell the tale of a young boy who after a tragedy, bottles up his heart, and throws it in the sea. Intricate puppets are swept through a transforming wooden world as our hero tries to recover his heart. A haunting tale suitable for those 7+ of whales, caves, ships and pirates (with phenomenal beards.)

Be enthralled by this epic musical folktale told on a miniature scale. Haunting live music tells the story of a Boy who bottles up his heart and throws it into the sea. Original song-writing is set to stunning visuals, which centre around a beautifully carved chest holding the secrets to the story. Intricate puppets are swept through this transforming wooden world as the Boy tumbles through an danger and discovery to recover his missing heart. Echoing soundscapes knit together a heart-warming tale of whales, tiny boats, sea captains and beards. Intimate gig-theatre that will resonate with all ages.


Ticket Prices:

£6.00 – Children
£10.00 – Adults


You can pre-book your tickets on our website, or you can visit the Beggar’s anytime between 10am – 5pm. You can also call us at 01229 775677