Join in lost sock adventures

PEOPLE can fin out answers to the age-old question of where all your lost socks end up during a stage show.

The answers to this mystery are all in ‘The Lost Sock Princess’, which is described as a show from touring family puppet theatre The Puppet Lab.

It is coming to Hartlepool’s Town Hall Theatre for an afternoon matinee on Tuesday, October 25.

Suitable for youngsters aged three and over and their families, the improvised and imaginative theatre performance features lots of socks and loads and loads of imagination!

“The Lost Sock Princess is a visually enchanting interactive show in which the audience decides what is going to happen,” says Lesley Todd, of Hartlepool Council’s Cultural Services Section.

“Bring along one of your own socks and join in the big adventure of the Lost Sock Princess!”

The show starts at 3pm and lasts 50 minutes, but before that there’s a related activity workshop for children from 2.30pm to 2.45pm.

Tickets cost £5 per person from the Box Office on (01429) 890000.

Group transport is available to and from the show from the council’s Integrated Transport Unit at very competitive rates. For more information call (01429) 523769.

l Inspired by ‘The Lost Sock Princess’, the Arts Hartlepool unit in Middleton Grange Shopping Centre is running free drop-in sessions throughout October at which children can make their own sock puppet.

Arts Hartlepool is on the first floor of the shopping centre next to Greggs and is open Tuesdays to Fridays from 10am to 4pm. For more information call 07500975325.