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March 24, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
  • Music
  • Young Essex

Ensonglopedia of Science


Lord Ashcroft Building, Anglia Ruskin University, Bishop Hall Lane
Chelmsford, CM1 1SQ
£5 (27yrs and under)

Box Office:

Mercury Theatre
01206 573948

A show with a song about science for every letter of the alphabet. Expect atoms, Big Bangs, cells, DNA and plenty more besides. Expect the unexpected. And expect it to rhyme.

Ensonglopedia of Science is the brand new show by John Hinton, multi-award-winning writer and performer of the Scientrilogy of musical comedies about Charles Darwin, Albert Einstein and Marie Curie. Peer reviewed by actual real life scientists from institutions including University of Sussex, King’s College London, Royal Observatory Edinburgh, Natural History Museum, Cambridge University Botanic Garden, Culham Centre for Fusion Energy and many more. Funded by Arts Council England and the Science & Technology Facilities Council.

Nominated for a Children’s Choice Award, Brighton Fringe 2017.

Wow! What a selection. What a demonstration of the immense range of science… Outstanding show” Fringe Review.

Gloriously intricate…plenty of offbeat humour…a geeky treat” ★★★★ – Fringe Guru.

Suitable for ages 7 to adult.

ensonglopedia.com       @ensonglopedia


This event is part of Essex Book Festival’s Science and Invention weekend in Chelmsford and Kelvedon Hatch’s Secret Nuclear Bunker. Click here for a list of all events taking place during the weekend.




All Essex Book Festival YOUNG ESSEX events are Children’s University Learning Destinations – bring your Passport to Learning, get it stamped and enjoy your learning journey!

Essex Book Festival is partnering up once again with Essex Children’s University, which provides 5-14 year olds with exciting learning experiences outside school. Issued with a Passport to Learning, CU Learners collect stamps, working towards a special Graduation Ceremony. For more info and how to get a Passport to Learning, visit essexchildrensuniversity.co.uk


Lord Ashcroft Building, Anglia Ruskin University
Bishop Hall Lane
Chelmsford, CM1 1SQ