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BOH BOH’S NEW FRIENDS

Presented by Little Bean Theatre as part of CAN Festival 2020

Sat 8 & Sun 9 February
See Diary for performance times

Location: Studios – we have two venues, this performance takes place at our Studios, a short walk from the theatre. Click for more information.



Boh Boh finds himself unique and different from others, will he be able to make new friends? After last year’s success, Little Bean is coming back to Chinese Arts Now Festival with a brand new interactive adventure that allows families to explore the galaxy together with our friend Boh Boh the alien. We sing and dance through space, exploring Chinese vocabulary, working on motor skills and most of all having fun!

Performed in English, Mandarin and Cantonese:

Sat 8 Feb:
11.30am: Cantonese and English
2.30pm: Mandarin and English

Sun 9 Feb:
11.30am: Cantonese and English
2.30pm: Cantonese and English


Age Guidance: Boh Boh’s New Friends is aimed at ages 3 – 6. Children in this age group can understand the story and enjoy joining in with the songs and actions. Under-3s may not follow everything.


View diary & book tickets

£13.50 Full-price Adults
£11.50 Children (age 1 – 15) and Concessions

Running Time: 45 mins approx


Little Bean is a theatre company focusing on Cantonese speaking children and families in the UK, founded by a London-based group of theatre, music and multi-arts practitioners, most of whom are from Hong Kong. As Cantonese is the most spoken Chinese language in the UK, Little Bean’s objective is to use arts expertise to help preserve the Cantonese language and culture by producing interactive performances across the UK for young children and families. ​Little Bean also performs English and Mandarin versions of their productions alongside the Cantonese originals to reach out to a wider audience.

Following a fantastic inaugural festival in 2019, CAN Festival returns to London in 2020. CAN Festival 2020 will run from 3 February to 23 February in high profile venues across London including Rich Mix, Southbank Centre, Shoreditch Town Hall, Kings Place, Jacksons Lane, Little Angel Theatre and Soho Theatre.