Please note: our Wild About Colour exhibition is CLOSED  25 & 26 March and 1 & 2 April due to Oxford Literary Festival Events

Yertle The Turtle

Saturday 8th April - Saturday 8th April

Children performing

Key facts


12:00 – 13:30

14:30 – 16:00




Book online via Tickets Oxford or call the Box Office on 01865 305305



About the event

Signdance Collective International YERTLE THE TURTLE Workshops   Inspired by Dr Seuss’s poem “Yertle The Turtle”, Signdance Collective’s  Yertle The Turtle performance workshops  ,explore the life of turtles and tortoises.  The company  has worked with  the world’s leading expert in turtles and tortoises, Peter Praschag. There is more than meets the eye with this intelligent and fascinating animal, one of the oldest life forms on Earth.  In the workshops children explore the story of Yertle The Turtle through signlanguage /theatre story telling , dance, music and scent! with Lucia Desi SDC’s fragrance  designer and new collaborator from Cagliari Sardinia.

The performance work is being produced in collaboration with Transmitter Arts In Austria .

Ages 5-9

All children must be accompanied by an adult. Both adults and children must have a ticket.

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