Beccles Public Hall and Theatre has a full week of affordable family fun for Half Term

Beccles Public Hall and Theatre has a full week of affordable family fun for Half Term

Beccles Public Hall and Theatre has a week of family fun for February Half Term. All with affordable ticket prices to ensure that everyone in the local community can do something with the children.

The Half Term week, which starts on Monday 13th February sees films, interactive shows, and craft workshops at the Hall located on Smallgate, Beccles.

Monday 13th February 2023, 11am or 2pm

Hanton’s Punch and Judy Show and Workshop

Join Hanton’s Punch and Judy for a fun puppetry workshop beginning with a traditional seaside puppet show for all the family including magic and games. Giggle at Mr Punch, scream at the sausage eating crocodile and boo the baddies. After the show the children have the chance to make their own Punch and Judy puppets to take home.

Suitable for age 3+

Duration 120 minutes – No interval.

£4 per ticket 

Wednesday 15th February 2023, 2:30pm

Film @ The Hall – Disney’s Encanto Cert: PG

The Madrigals are an extraordinary family who live hidden in the mountains of Colombia in a charmed place called the Encanto. The magic of the Encanto has blessed every child in the family with a unique gift — every child except Mirabel. However, she soon may be the Madrigals last hope when she discovers that the magic surrounding the Encanto is now in danger.

£2 per ticket 

Thursday 16th February 2023. 2:30pm

The Bubble Show

Join Mr. Bubbles with his extraordinary soap bubbles in all shapes and sizes!

The Bubble Show is a unique blend of magic, storytelling, and bubble art! Enjoy bouncy bubbles, bubbles inside bubbles, smoke bubbles, square bubbles, giant bubbles, and even fire bubbles!

Actor, storyteller, and Guinness World Record holder, The Highland Joker, is one of the top bubble artists in the world, bringing you an interactive, fun, international award-winning bubble extravaganza!

Suitable for ages 3-12

Duration 60 minutes – No interval.

£12 per ticket 

Friday 17th February 2023, 2:30pm

Film @ The Hall – Disney Pixar’s Lightyear Cert: PG

Legendary space ranger Buzz Lightyear embarks on an intergalactic adventure alongside ambitious recruits Izzy, Mo, Darby, and his robot companion, Sox. As this motley crew tackles their toughest mission yet, they must learn to work together as a team to escape the evil Zurg and his dutiful robot army that are never far behind.

£2 per ticket 

All events during Half Term have been prices to ensure they are affordable and give families in the area an activity they can do – whatever the weather. There will also be special offer kids drinks and snacks available from the bar. Ticket holders can grab a fruit shoot ad sweet treat for just £1.00.

Donna Hodds, Marketing Manager for Beccles Public Hall and Theatre, said: “When planning events for Half Term we were very keen to ensure there was something to not only keep families entertained but to ensure they were affordable. The films we are showing are relatively new family films, which without a Disney+ subscriptions, people may not have seen At just £2 a ticket for children and adults, if give them the chance to see these two top titles in an informal cinema setting at the Hall. Plus, the drinks and sweet deals, we have on the bar means it’s a very low-cost afternoon out when the weather can still be cold and wet outside.

“Hanton’s Punch and Judy is a Hall favourite and always gets good turnout. Families can watch a traditional seaside show, and then have the chance to make their own puppets afterwards.”

A full programme of events up until June 2023 is now available online or for booking via the Hall’s box office. 

For the full programme of new shows and events visit the venue’s website

Half Term Events at Beccles Public Hall and Theatre

  • Mon 13 Feb 2023, 11:00AM  and 2:00PM       Seaside Punch & Judy Fun! Puppet Show and Workshop 
  • Wed 15 Feb 2023, 2:30PM           Film – Encanto. Cert: PG 2:30pm
  • Thu 16 Feb 2023, 2:30PM             The Bubble Show 2:30pm
  • Fri 17 Feb 2023, 2:30PM                Film – Lightyear. Cert: PG 2:30pm

To book, visit the Hall Box Office Monday to Saturday between 10am and 3pm. Or book online at

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