CRAFTY TALES BY STORY CRAFT THEATRE – Crafty Tales is an award-winning crafting and storytelling session run by York-based professional actors (and mums), Janet and Cassie. Each session is designed around a brilliant picture book with interactive and imaginative play.

In-person classes

In-person classes are back now at Rowntree Park (Thursdays at 9.15 am and 10.30 am). From 11th June, in-person classes will resume at York Theatre Royal on Fridays at 10.15 am (venue can be accessed from 10 am).

Online classes

Online sessions run every Saturday morning at 10 am. There will be craft making and the Crafty Tales song, then it will be imaginative storytelling based around a popular picture book each week and finishing off with reading the book together. Cassie and Janet always include a mix of games, songs, dancing, puppets and characters to make it fun as well as educational. To find out what books they will be covering each week and details on how to book your tickets go to . Once you have purchased your ticket you’ll receive a confirmation email, which will include a list of craft materials and the login details. Aimed at 2-6 year olds. £3.50 per household.

BRILLIANT BIRTHDAY PARTIES - Story Craft Theatre also offer fantastic online parties. Check out the Birthday Parties in York section for more details. Perhaps you are having a special gathering coming up. How about having Story Craft Theatre there with a special live performance? Get in contact for more info.

Class Times & Locations

Thursday - Rowntree Park (9.15 am and 10.30 am)

Friday (From 11th June) - York Theatre Royal (10.15 am; you can access the venue from 10 am)

Saturday - Online class via Zoom (10 am)


2 to 6 year olds


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