Science show with a twist at the theatre

Michael Goble from the Ministry of Science puts some flowers into liquid nitrogen on stage.
Michael Goble from the Ministry of Science puts some flowers into liquid nitrogen on stage.

A science show packed with fun, laughter and plenty of amazing facts comes to the Royal and Derngate next week.

The Ministry of Science show includes a fully operational hovercraft, massive cannons with lots of bangs, a push bike that makes the best smoothie ever and Darth Vader playing with plasma!

Investigating the inventors and engineers who have shaped the modern world we live in, the audience experience everything from liquid nitrogen flowers to hydrogen bottle rockets, Buzz Aldrin to Virgin Galactic, cat food tins to hovercraft and methane to the invention of the battery. Expect loud explosions and more!

The show’s primary aim is to inspire and educate young people through the medium of live theatre.

It is ideal for children ages 6 and upwards, Ministry of Science Live comes to Northampton on Tuesday 16 June, starting at 7pm.

Tickets for the show are priced £13.50 and can be booked by calling Box Office on 01604 624811 or online at www.royalandderngate.co.uk.