Mark Thompson’s Spectacular Science Show


Mark Thompson in association with Cahoots Theatre Company presents

Mark Thompson’s Spectacular Science Show 

You think science is boring, think again; this is science like you have never seen it before. Designed for children and adults alike, Mark’s Spectacular Science Show explores the strange and magical properties of matter with exploding elephant’s toothpaste, vortex-generating dustbins and even howling jelly babies!

Sell-out shows in 2016-2018 and awarded one of the “Top 20 Shows to See” by The List

Mark is touring his show at theatres and schools around the UK for a third year.


“The Spectacular Science Show is certainly spectacular! The hour-long show blends perfectly the balance of an educational display with entertainment and amazement.” - Families Online 2018

“Sure to inspire the next generation of scientists. Mark Thompson has the audience in the palm of his hands” - Mind the Blog 2018

“If you are trying to inspire your children for the first time, then this show will be perfect.” - One4Review 2017 

“Experiments that will blow your mind!” - Dark Chat 2017


Mark is currently playing at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019

“This is a show that has to be seen to be believed!”

- Families Edinburgh Magazine 2019

“A truly spectacular and explosive show full of drama and some really cool science too!”

- Primary Times 2019

See details above and book your tickets by clicking on the button below!

Autumn 2019 Touring Dates

26th September The Radlett Centre Hertfordshire 11am & 2pm

2019 Edinburgh Festival Details

 Venue |Gilded Balloon at the Museum

Lothian Street




Aug 3-25th

(no perf on the 13th)


£10.50 (cons £8.50)

Special Preview Perf

Aug 2nd |£6.00

 Running Time

1 hr

Age Guidance

+5 Family Show