Dexter and Winter's Detective Agency

Children's Shows (theatre, new writing)

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  • Accessibility:
    Audio enhancement system
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    Captioning
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 1 year

Description

When Dexter’s mum is sent to jail for getting mixed up in a jewellery robbery, it’s up to Dexter and his best friend Winter to get her out. On their journey to uncover the truth and free mum, their detective work leads them to some surprising discoveries. Dexter and Winter's Detective Agency is a madcap adventure story for all the family from one of the writers behind CBeebies hits Rastamouse, Apple Tree House and Swashbuckle.

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General venue access

  • Audio enhancement system
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    Captioning
  • Accessible entry: Information not supplied
  • Wheelchair access type: Level Access

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


Captioned performances

  • Dates: 3 August, 4 August, 10 August, 11 August, 17 August, 18 August, 24 August, 25 August
  • Type: Closed (Tablet)
  • Booking options: You can book independently online, or contact our access team to book your tickets and request any specific seating locations or if booking a unit is required.

How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

Stuart Walker 116 days ago

9/10

I really liked it but I don’t know why. Zach (age 7)

Theatre Weekly 124 days ago

Everyone loves a good mystery right? Especially children when they see kids just like themselves setting out to solve it. A successful writer for children, Nathan Bryon has tapped in to exactly how to make a staged mystery come to life for young audiences with Dexter and Winter’s Detective Agency.


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Edinburgh Festivals For Kids (4.5/5 stars) 121 days ago

Immersive, imaginative and enjoyably interactive…it is highly recommended you grab your binoculars and disguises and join the detective agency fun!

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Whats On Stage (3/5 stars) 125 days ago

Nathan Bryon's new show for kids, running at the Edinburgh Fringe's Roundabout stage this year, is a veritable whodunnit adventure. Likely to engross most of the family, the piece follows what happens when Dexter's mum gets caught by the cops and accused of a diamond theft. When no one else...

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The Stage [paywall] (4/5 stars) 128 days ago

The favourite tropes of kids detective fiction are given a fast-paced workout in Stef O’Driscoll’s cracking take on Nathan Bryon’s script about 11-year-old Dexter seeking justice for his wrongly arrested mum. Toyin Omari-Kinch bounces round the tight Roundabout stage as Dexter, full of proper indignation and determined to work things...

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The List (4/5 stars) 129 days ago

Chasing criminals has never been so much fun...

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