Autumn performances 2022 › Milton Keynes

Past event

Yasmeen Ismail performance

How did it go?

Wow! What a show we had with the warm and funny author and illustrator Yasmeen Ismail. Children and teachers from 5 schools local to The Stables were smiling and laughing from start to finish as Yasmeen performed her stories, Would You Like A Banana and Time For Bed Fred, and led two very interactive live drawing sessions. Any child answering a question correctly was offered their own bananas, which were passed through the audience - hilarious! All the children were delighted with their free copy of Time for Bed Fred.

Yasmeen Ismail Workshop

This workshop will be a fun, hands-on creative experience for the children participating. Yasmeen will introduce herself, and start by reading a story. Then all the children will use paper, pens, glue and glitter to make their own favourite picnic foods which will be shared with the whole class at the end of the session on a big picnic blanket!

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Each child attending this performance will receive a **FREE** copy of _Time for Bed, Fred_ to take home and keep! cover

Each child attending this performance will receive a FREE copy of Time for Bed, Fred to take home and keep!

The Stables, Stockwell Lane, Wavendon, Milton Keynes, MK17 8LU
Tuesday 18th October
11:00 am
Approx. 1 hour
Age range:
Years 1 and 2

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Yasmeen Ismail

Irish-born, Bristol-based Yasmeen Ismail is an award-winning author, illustrator and animator. After graduating from art school in Dublin, Yasmeen moved to London where she worked in advertising, animation, short films, before realising her passion for creating colourful energetic children's books.

Praise for Time for Bed, Fred

Somehow, one look at Ismail's shaggy dog, Fred, is enough to make readers grin...

Publisher's Weekly

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