Grandad and Me

Grandad and Me, at Beacon Arts Centre, is a living storybook about loss, longing and the treasures of memory and imagination.

Grandad and Me

About Grandad and Me

Grandad and Me is a living storybook about loss, longing and the treasures of memory and imagi-nation. We meet a young girl who is missing her Grandad – he has gone, even though his favourite job was being her Grandad. Led by found objects and her imagination, she traces his footsteps on a magical adventure through time and space.

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