Gallivanting Goblins: a family-friendly creative project, Wassail Theatre Company

  • South West, Somerset
  • theatre, visual arts, Other, Audio Drama
  • Gallivanting Goblins


Gallivanting Goblins

A charming, free, three-part, family-friendly creative project local to Somerset. Discover magic and folklore you didn’t even know existed, and make time to appreciate your local area.  Commissioned by Wassail Theatre Compmay as part of their Somerset Emergency Theatre programme.

1. The Gallivanting Goblins audio adventure: Escape into the story by listening to the sounds of the outdoors and the wonderful Somerset folklore. Live from Friday 7th August - 

- LIVE WALKING TOUR - The Gallivanting Goblins audio tour will take you on a journey to explore the magical Vallis Vale, Frome (BA11 3JA).

- WALKING TOUR AT HOME - An adaptation of the Live Walking Tour to be enjoyed at home.

 2. Art Challenge: Make your own goblin or fairy folk inspired art. Draw, paint, collage or even sculpt your creative piece! Display your artwork in your home windows and share online using #WassailGallivantingGoblins to help share the Goblin Magic

3. Drama Workshops: Join in with our fun & creative August Zoom Drama Workshops, exploring goblins, folklore and storytelling.

-        15 August, 11am-12noon (children) – Have fun playing drama games & create your own goblin / story-inspired character.

-        20 August, 2-3pm (open to all) - Make your own shadow puppets & story inspired by the audio drama.

-        22 August, 2-3pm (adults) – Collaborative Storytelling

-        22 August, 3.30-4.30pm (families) – Explore the characters together as a family in a fun & interactive workshop.

 To sign up for any of these workshops please email us at