Expedition Peter Pan

Expedition Peter Pan explores rediscovering the joys of play, shaking off the shackles of adulthood, and flying high with the king of make-believe.

Expedition Peter Pan

About Expedition Peter Pan

Ages 7-12 years

Plucked from their busy jobs, five adult strangers find themselves in a world of nightstands and night-lights. A world where marbles appear in briefcases, paper planes in filing cabinets, and long-forgotten music thrills you to dance.

This is Neverland, a twilight zone between dreaming and waking. Where the joys of childhood are flooding back and adults are allowed to dream big once again, thanks to the invisible magic of Peter Pan. Anything can happen here, if only you are willing to see it.

Expedition Peter Pan explores rediscovering the joys of play, shaking off the shackles of adulthood, and flying high with the king of make-believe.

Supported by the Performing Arts Fund NL.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Expedition Peter Pan are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Traverse Theatre or Edinburgh International Childrens Festival

Ulster American

Ulster American

28th July 2018 - 26th August 2018
A confrontational and brutally funny new play by David Ireland (Cyprus Avenue), exploring abuses of power, the confusion of cultural identity and the silencing of the female voice.
Mark Thomas - Check Up: Our NHS at 70

Mark Thomas - Check Up: Our NHS at 70

29th July 2018 - 26th August 2018
Comedian Mark Thomas uses his own demise to explore the state of the NHS and what the future might hold for all of us.
Meek

Meek

31st July 2018 - 26th August 2018
Presented by Headlong in association with Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Meek is a tale which reflects on our own fraught times.
Underground Railroad Game

Underground Railroad Game

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Soho Theatre presents... Underground Railroad Game, an R-rated, kaleidoscopic and fearless comedy, at Traverse Theatre in August.
The Greatest Play in the History of the World...

The Greatest Play in the History of the World...

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Starring Julie Hesmondhalgh (Coronation Street, Broadchurch), The Greatest Play... is squashed full of exquisite observation and heartbreaking beauty.
On the Exhale

On the Exhale

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Martín Zimmerman’s play is a compulsive and visceral examination of American gun violence and directed by double Fringe First award-winner Christopher Haydon.
Coriolanus Vanishes

Coriolanus Vanishes

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Coriolanus Vanishes is a contemporary tragedy exploring how childhood memories can besiege adult relationships.
CLASS

CLASS

2nd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
A parent-teacher meeting goes very wrong in CLASS – a new play about learning difficulties: in school, in life, wherever.
What Girls Are Made Of

What Girls Are Made Of

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
Performed with a live band, 'What Girls Are Made Of' is the true story of Cora Bissets's journey, celebrating life’s euphoric highs and epic shitstorms.
User Not Found

User Not Found

3rd August 2018 - 26th August 2018
It’s the moment of your death. There’s a magic button. Do you delete your entire online legacy? Or do you keep it – and leave the choice for someone else?
Theatre Uncut: Women on Power

Theatre Uncut: Women on Power

6th August 2018
Join the Theatre Uncut team as they present their brand new collection of plays, The Power Plays, written by some of the UK’s most dynamic female voices, at the Traverse Theatre!
TalkFest 2018

TalkFest 2018

6th August 2018
Join Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland and Made in Scotland to explore what stimulates the artists behind this year’s Edinburgh Festivals.
Nigel Slater’s Toast

Nigel Slater’s Toast

7th August 2018 - 26th August 2018
A tale of love, loss...and toast. NigelSlater's TOAST tells his childhood through the tastes and smells he grew up with.
Theatre Uncut: Women on Power

Theatre Uncut: Women on Power

13th August 2018
Join the Theatre Uncut team as they present their brand new collection of plays, The Power Plays, written by some of the UK’s most dynamic female voices, at the Traverse Theatre!
TalkFest 2018

TalkFest 2018

13th August 2018
Join Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland and Made in Scotland to explore what stimulates the artists behind this year’s Edinburgh Festivals.
In Conversation at the Traverse: Live Podcast Events

In Conversation at the Traverse: Live Podcast Events

13th August 2018
A unique opportunity to join two celebrated artists, as they talk about their lives, work and what it means to create theatre today.
Project #1

Project #1

20th August 2018
Brand new Edinburgh-based company Wildfire Theatre returns to the Traverse Theatre with Project #1.
In Conversation at the Traverse: Live Podcast Events

In Conversation at the Traverse: Live Podcast Events

20th August 2018
A unique opportunity to join two celebrated artists, as they talk about their lives, work and what it means to create theatre today.

Family and Kids Events you might like...

My Beating Heart: Featured Open Session
My Beating Heart: Featured Open Session
21st July 2018
Summerhall, Edinburgh South
Join ASCUS Lab Open Session on 21st July as cardiovascular science PhD researchers will spend the afternoon with us exploring how we experience our own heart beat through live and interactive demos.
Tree Climbing!
Tree Climbing!
21st July 2018
Penicuik
Join Wild Tree Adventures to take a rope up into the tree tops and enjoy a bird’s eye view. This is a unique experience coming to Beeslack Wood, Penicuik for the first time!
Frankomime’s Monster
Frankomime’s Monster
21st July 2018
Museum of Childhood Edinburgh, Edinburgh Old Town
Posturous Productions bring you 'Frankomime’s Monster', a children's show full of scientific rigor (of the "mortis" variety), songs and very, very small crowd scenes.

Theatre Events you might like...

Frankomime’s Monster
Frankomime’s Monster
21st July 2018
Museum of Childhood Edinburgh, Edinburgh Old Town
Posturous Productions bring you 'Frankomime’s Monster', a children's show full of scientific rigor (of the "mortis" variety), songs and very, very small crowd scenes.
Spontaneous Sherlock
Spontaneous Sherlock
26th July 2018
Monkey Barrel Comedy, Edinburgh Old Town
Come along and see Spontaneous Sherlock, Scotland's hottest improv comedy show, at the Monkey Barrel Comedy Club.
PAW Patrol Live!
PAW Patrol Live!
28th July 2018
Edinburgh Playhouse, Edinburgh New Town
The most popular rescue dogs on the planet are coming to Edinburgh this Summer! Catch PAW Patrol at the Edinburgh Playhouse on 28th July!

Find other events in Edinburgh

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

Del Amitri
25 years after last taking to the stage at the castle, Scottish Band Del Amitri will play Edinburgh Castle on 21 July 2018.
Goddess
Comic storytelling show based on writer/performer Jacqueline Haigh's true experiences of working as a receptionist in a Tantric Massage parlour.
Saturday Night Fever
Saturday Night Fever, one of the most loved dance stories of all time, returns to the stage in a spectacular new musical production! Catch it at the Edinburgh Playhouse this October!
Edinburgh Farmers Market
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Blood and Guts: The Twists and Turns of Edinburgh’s Medical History
Join the Surgeons Hall Museums on their new walking tour through Edinburgh’s old town and hear tales of old Edinburgh, disease, dissection and curious methods of treatment.

Advertise With Us

Advertise With Us

Looking to reach new customers? We offer a variety of advertising options with prices starting from just £30 per month!

Click here to find out more »