The Garden

The Garden

SPARE TYRE presents


The Garden


Monday 25th September 11am + 2.30pm


Experience The Garden, an immersive performance for people with dementia and their carers, created by participatory arts company Spare Tyre. Bringing the outdoors in, it will take you on a multisensory journey through the seasons, inspiring your imagination and awakening your senses.


During the performance, Spare Tyre artists create a safe space for communication using our non-verbal methods that stimulate the senses, creating a truly person-centred experience.


Duration: 1 hour (no interval)


Tickets: £10

Carers come free. To book tickets please call the box office on: 020 8708 8803


‘The Garden is a brilliantly delivered, caring experience from a fantastically imaginative theatre company’ Stuart Cox, Head of Participation, Jacksons Lane


‘There were lots of things we could try at home…lovely time, thank you’  Family carer


“The show stimulated all the senses, and is much more likely to make a lasting impact as a result…the sensations that they experienced during the show are bound to stay with them.’  Carer


‘The simple things have so much power. Those reluctant to respond had barriers broken down. Stunning show.’ Audience member


‘It was the best thing I’ve ever seen before’ Participant with dementia


‘Thank you so much for a wonderful afternoon. It was an amazing use of light, pictures and objects, and our clients really enjoyed the performance.’ Care manager



Spare Tyre are also running an introductory skills development masterclass for professional participatory arts practitioners who are beginning to work with, or would like to work with, people with dementia. Click here for more information and to book your place.








Book Tickets

Mon 25 Sep
11:00am 2:30pm