Story Time

Singer and composer Barb Jungr reads How To Hide a Lion by Helen Stephens – complete with song extracts from the original production

Origami Lions

Ruby shows us how to make a lion using the Japanese art of folding, origami

Family Activity Pack

We’re loving lions! Make a lion mask, help Iris find a lion and prepare to fill your family with pride with some top lion jokes!

Drama Workshop

We’re exploring the characters from How To Hide a Lion with Polka practitioner Sian. Pop on some hats and get ready to ROAR!

School Activity Pack

Taking inspiration from our lovely lion friend, we’re learning about being kind and following in lion footprints!

Based on the book How to Hide a Lion by Helen Stephens, published by Scholastic.

You can enjoy your own copy of How to Hide A Lion by contacting your local bookshop, and quoting the ISBN NUMBER: 9781407121611, or via Waterstones

Polka Theatre would like to thank the creative and performing team behind the stage production of How to Hide a Lion, performed in 2016:
Clare Rebekah Pointing
Phil Yarrow
Peter Glanville Director and Adapator
Will Evans Lighting Design
Barb Jungr Composer
Laura McEwen Designer
Samuel Wyer Puppet Designer
How to Hide a Lion is co-produced by Polka Theatre and Oxford Playhouse