Family outdoor theatre and workshops at Hindhead Commons

Join award-winning puppetry and theatre company, Smoking Apples for Buzz and Arbor - two colourful, interactive productions that children with love. Afterwards, you can get creative and make your own bug hotel or bird feeder in a fun workshop.

All events are free, but booking is required for the workshops as spaces are limited.

Three puppeteers manipulating a large puppet of  Arbor the Tree


Saturday 13 August 12pm & 3pm, workshop 12.30pm

Follow Arbor as he strides around the streets, vanishing between trees and emerging with his cart full of tree seeds. Arbor tells the story of a tree pushed from his home and his fight to preserve his future. Arbor is a visually stunning show with lots of lovable puppets.

Image of large bee puppet with puppeteer in the behind


Sunday 14 August, 12pm & 3pm, workshop 12.30pm

Join Billy Bumble as he shrinks down to bee-size and learns about the troubles that they face. Featuring spell-binding puppetry and a giant honeycomb set, join us for a whirlwind ride, avoiding grumpy Mr Fred and the gaping jaws of Shredder the dog! Suitable for the entire family.