A madcap musical adventure for everyone aged 6+

By Daniel Padden, co-produced with Catherine Wheels and Red Bridge Arts


Age suitability: 6+
Running time: 50 minutes

WhirlyGig is 4 brave musicians, 30 instruments, and countless musical puzzles to solve. Join us for an extraordinary theatrical experience where music will happen in ways you have never seen before.

Musical maverick Daniel Padden comes together with award-winning Red Bridge Arts and Catherine Wheels to celebrate the thrills and spills of making music.

‘A completely original sonic experience’ JS Bach

Creative Team

Performer: Rory Clark
Performer: Rory Haye
Performer: Sita Pieraccini
Performer: Claire Willoughby
Creator, Co-director & Composer/Sound Designer: Daniel Padden
Co-director: Gill Robertson
Designer: Kat Radeva
Lighting Designer: Sergey Jakovsky
Costume Designer: Alison Brown
Movement Director: Michael Sherin

Production History

Number of performances to date: 29

Autumn 2019:
6th September 2019 - 29th September 2019

Imaginate 2020:
25th May 2020 - 31st May 2020