Ruby's Worry illustration of little girl looking worried next to a worry cloud.

Ruby’s Worry

An enchanting musical adventure for 3-7 year olds and their families.

When: Saturday 8 June
A multi-ethnic group of elementary age children are listening to their teacher read a storybook in class.

The Show

Ruby tries and tries to get rid of her worry, which grows bigger and bigger! Eventually she meets a boy who has a worry too. Together they discover that everyone has worries, and that if you talk about them, they never hang around for long!

Told through live music, song, puppetry and physical theatre, Ruby’s Worry takes the audience on a delightful musical adventure.

Based on the book Ruby’s Worry, written and illustrated by Tom Percival and published by Bloomsbury. The show is ideal for children aged 3 – 7 years and their families.

Picture of the character Ruby and her worry cloud turning happy

Date: Saturday 8 June

Time: Shows at 11am and 1pm. Running Time: 45 minutes

Tickets are priced at £4 per person or £14 for a family of four.

Both performances will have BSL interpretation.

a group of school children in library

School Groups

Ruby’s Worry is also on tour for school groups on the following dates:

Nottingham Central Library 6 and 7 June, shows at 10.30am and 1.30pm.

Bulwell Library 10 June, shows at 10.30am and 1.30pm.

Strelley Road Library 11 June, shows at 10.30am and 1.30pm.

Cost is £90 per class. Please contact for more details.

Created by MishMash Productions in partnership with Nottingham City Libraries. With support from Inspire: Culture, Learning and Libraries; Leicestershire Libraries and with funding from Arts Council England.


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