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Fringe REVIEW: Covid for Kids - ★★★★★

Updated: Jan 17, 2023

Follow the adventures of Corry the Coronavirus who causes chaos and misery until controlled by the Science Superheroes. Along the way learn why viruses emerge, what happens in a pandemic and how we beat such threats. Play Jason and the R-Go-Noughts and dress up as a bogey in this action-packed sell-out show. From regular BBC Covid expert Professor Tom Solomon CBE who also brought you Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Medicine. ‘Tom Solomon has hit on something rather special and unique’ **** (The List). ‘Solomon captivated his audience – clear, accessible, moving – amazing’ (Guardian).

Children's Shows - Science - Interactive



Pleasance Courtyard


Until 16th August - 10:30am

Age? 7+



Georgie (Age 7) - ★★★★★

"Covid for kids was good, I liked when I came out the mouth, the costume was a bit hot for me but it was great being on the stage, the dr was kool too and funny. It was kind of him to ask us to his show."

Meg (Age 9) - ★★

"The games were fun and he was funny. But I didn't want to hear about Covid and dead people."

Louis (Age 8) - ★★★★★

Emily (Age 8) - ★★★★★

"It was great, it was fabulous and amazing WOW!!"

Phoebe (Age 8) - ★★★★★

"I thought that it was funny, fascinating, cool and amazing. I loved how interesting it was and I love the show!"

Nina (Age 10) - ★★★★★

"I enjoyed all the information they were giving out."

Hey, there we are in The Scotsman...

Professor Tom Solomon came to Mix Up Theatre to run a workshop with us on the show...

and Jeremi and Mum went out to the Royal Mile to help Professor Tom flyer the show!...


Make sure you have booked in for the latest DRAMA CLASSES at Mix Up Theatre throughout Scotland and Online :)


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