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The Enchanted Cinema, Orchestra of Water - Forest Arts Centre

The Enchanted Cinema, Orchestra of Water - Forest Arts Centre logo

The Enchanted Cinema is back in the New Forest!

Following last year's set out tours of The Snowman and My Neighbour Totoro, join 2024's Orchestra of Water with multi-instrumentalist composers Gareth and Kieron.

Each 60 to 70 minute show begins with a fun and inclusive warm up Before. getting stuck into rehearsals of performance. of performances of live schools to 100 years of beautiful animation featuring instrumental scores, harps, keys, viola, guitair, concertina and aquaphone, with your sound FX and xylophone or harp contributions.

Highlights include joining the xylophone orchestra on stage, using your voice to recreate the sound of crashing waves, using bird whistles and recorders to mimic birds or other interesting instruments such as our gong or frog guiro to create atmosphere and sound FX you will see on screen, and finally creating glissandos from Harris on the harp after the show!

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Venue/Contact Details
Old Milton Road
New Milton
BH25 6DS
Area coverage
Pan Dorset
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  • Hearing Loop Available
  • Refreshment / Snacks
  • Toilet Available
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Drop off / Collection point
  • Baby Changing Facilities
  • Car Parking
Times and Costs
Opening times:
Wednesday 29 May from 3pm.
Further opening details:
  • Afternoon
  • One Off
  • School Holiday Only
Adult £10, Children under 16 £5.
Ages, Booking Details and Referral Information
Booking Information:
Booking is required.