For Teachers

Welcome to the section of the site designed specifically for teachers, or anyone looking to explore The Butterfly Lion with groups of children whether at drama clubs, playschemes or youth groups.

Education Pack

Click on the link below to download a copy of The Butterfly Lion Education pack, which is filled with ideas and activities to get children talking and thinking about the themes, worlds and characters of the story. The activities are aimed designed to tie in with the Key Stage two curriculum, but are adaptable for older or younger groups.The Butterfly Lion Education Pack April 2012

The Butterfly Lion Education Pack April 2012

Recommended reading

Coming Soon: A “recommended reading” list containing books and websites related to the production.

Schools workshops

Delivered in schools, this 2 hour pre-show workshop for Key Stage 2 will explore the worlds, themes and characters of The Butterfly Lion using a range of drama activities and techniques in line with the KS2 Speaking and Listening curriculum. Delivered by Tilly Branson, New Perspectives Associate Director and Assistant Director on The Butterfly Lion.

The workshop costs £50 when booking 20 or more tickets for the show, with a maximum of 30 participants per workshop. For more information, and to book your workshop, please contact Tilly Branson on or 0115 927 2334.