Blast Off
For Keys Stages 1 & 2

Prepare for a trip to space with this hour long show that explains everything you need to know to be an astronaut! Learn about rockets, gravity, satellites and astronaut food as well as the challenges that astronauts train for.

This show includes lots of audience participation and tricks to try at home as well accompanying, optional lesson plans and experiments ideas for before and after the show.

Blast Off is an inspirational space show for Primary pupils of all ages, it covers a diverse range of topics in earth science, reactions, human biology and, of course, space.

As with all Science Theatre shows, Blast Off is packed with impressive demonstrations that can be explained in our optional CPD training.

Age Range

Suitable for age ranges in KS1 and KS2

Running Time

45-60 minutes. Please allow one hour for set-up time and between 30-45 minutes for take-down.

Neil Monteiro
Originally trained as a physicist, Neil is known for his live shows exploring the power of scientific thinking and how it helps us find the difference between the real and the impossible.

Scott Marley
Scott studied astrophysics at The University of Manchester before joining the Bradford Robotic Telescope group, Scott has given talks to students across the world.
You can book any of our shows at your science fair or school. To make an enquiry get in touch.