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Space Ape: Watch The Trailer

15 Apr 2020

Andy Cannon and Red Bridge Arts present:

Space Ape

Once upon a time, approximately twenty years from now, Yorick stands alone, suited up and ready to blast off in a rocket on his celebrated journey to Mars. 

Winner of the 2018 CATS Award – Best Production for Children and Young People

Space Ape is an award-winning science fiction storytelling performance that takes you on a journey through art, science, and philosophy, and on a mission with a very special Ape.  Andy Cannon, Scotland’s leading storyteller for young audiences, tells the tale, sharing his passion for space travel, using everyday objects and animation.

Space Ape was originally created with support from Creative Scotland and The Edinburgh International Science Festival. 

For ages 6 + or for all the family 

compellingly evocative celebration’ ★★★★  The Herald

‘ like a cosmic Pied Piper, Cannon beckons us into suspending our disbelief’ ★★★★  The Herald

‘astute design, soundscore and lighting’ ★★★★  The Herald

‘his words dance, shimmy and leap… and takes story-telling into fabulous free-fall’

★★★★  The Herald

Photo credit: Mihaela Bodlovic