Lost at Sea


Lost at Sea

A dynamic show offering an immersive experience for young audiences aged eight and over.

Age suitability: Eight plus
Running time: 55 minutes

Award-winning theatre company Catherine Wheels find themselves Lost at Sea as they explore the biggest subject one can possibly try and tackle – the ocean. The journey begins with a boy and a girl, fascinated by the story of 28,800 bath toys that accidentally ended up flung into the unrelenting currents of the Pacific Ocean. Their investigation sees them uncover the mysteries of the sea and discovering its importance to every one of us on earth.

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Creative Team

Director: Gill Robertson
Writer: Morna Pearson
Designer: Karen Tennent
Composer: Daniel Padden


CATS Award Nomination 2016

Production History

Number of performances to date: 84

Edinburgh International Science Festival 2016:
5th April 2016 - 10th April 2016

Scottish Schools Tour 2017:
30th January 2017 - 30th April 2017