The Best Bestest Play at the Citz

IT’S kids to the fore this week at the Citz as the theatre plays host to a popular children’s play.

Currently performing is Charlie and Lola’s Best Bestest Play.

Based on the popular series IT’S kids to the fore this week at the Citz as the theatre plays host to a popular children’s play.

Currently performing is Charlie and Lola’s Best Bestest Play.

Based on the popular series of books by Lauren Child and the successful BBC series, the stage adaptation sees the brother and sister in an adventure rewritten to include the best and funniest episodes from the TV programmes.

The two-dimensional puppets of Charlie and Lola are manipulated by highly-skilled puppeteers who, themselves, become part of the action.

And the play, created by a collaboration between Polka Theatre and BBC Worldwide, is sure to be a hit with the youngsters.But will Lola ever tidy up her room? Will Charlie get Lola to sleep – even though she is not sleepy?

Take the kids along to the Citizens Theatre and find out.

n Charlie and Lola’s Best Bestest Play runs until Saturday and ticket prices vary.

For more information, visit citz.co.uk/whatson/info/charlie_and_lolas_best_bestest_play. For ages three to six.