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pic_workshops_1Root and Branch is a folk arts theatre company that explores the story or folklore heritage within the UK creating theatre for children and families with folk arts forms such as Mummers plays, animal guising, folk song, and dance.

The Root & Branch team tells stories that belong to local communities with the history of place, the land, legends and mythology.  We specialise in performing and leading workshops for children in schools and the community.

Bringing Folk Arts into Schools

The Root & Branch Theatre Company is available to perform folk arts theatre and to lead workshops in schools.  Our teaching of folk arts including Mummers plays, animal guising with local folklore, legend, folk song and dance.  This is a storytelling form of theatre and benefits literacy and learning in the areas of heritage and history.

Please browse the website and contact us if you need any more information or wish to enquire about a booking.