Box Office: 01379 652241


Mark Thompson’s Spectacular Science Show –

Venue: The Corn Hall

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: In response to the COVID-19 virus and the closure of the Corn Hall for the time being this performance will not go ahead on Saturday 28th March as planned. We are delighted however to advise you that we have managed to reschedule and the show will now go ahead on Saturday 22nd August 2020.  Tickets for the original date will be valid and should be retained.

If you are a ticketholder for the original date, you should already have been contacted. If not, we sincerely apologise. This may be because we do not have up-to-date information for you. So that we can contact you quickly if there are any further issues, we highly recommend you check these with us.

Should there be a problem with the new date please email the Box Office or call 01379 652241 and clearly leave a name and number for us to call you back.

Thank you for your understanding, patience and support over this difficult period. 


You think science is boring, think again; this is science like you have never seen it before. 

Designed for children and adults alike. Explore the strange and magical properties of matter with exploding elephant’s toothpaste, vortex-generating dustbins and howling jelly babies!


If you have access issues please contact the Box Office on 01379 652241 to complete your booking so we can ensure that your visit is as comfortable and safe as possible. Due to fire safety requirements we have a limit on how many wheelchair spaces we can accommodate so these need to be reserved in advance to avoid disappointment.





"A brilliant show for all the family. " *****
One4Review 2019
"Sure to inspire the next generation of scientists. Mark Thompson has the audience in the palm of his hands." *****
Mind the Blog 2018