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Bank On It

This show has now closed, please visit our London Shows page for a full list of current productions.

About the Show Less...

Guided by a cast of actors, puppeteers and some unexpected characters, come and explore the secrets of our bank in this new interactive production. Read More >

Come and explore the secrets of our bank. Step inside and you’ll discover that something’s not quite right in this kingdom of money. Can we count on your help?

Guided by a cast of actors, puppeteers and some unexpected characters, you’ll enter an irresistible realm inspired by fairy tales and folklore. Find out whether money really does grow on trees or if it makes the world go round in this new interactive production.

Renowned for creating extraordinary shows in everyday spaces, Theatre-Rites has enchanted families in the UK and beyond with beautifully crafted performances made for young people.

Barbican Offsite:

East London venue to be announced.
Tickets will be dispatched to bookers once the venue is announced.

Age guidance 5+

This is a promenade performance



Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 22/06/2013

Closing Night: 14/07/2013

Security note: For your comfort and security, you may be subject to additional checks on your visit to London theatres. Please contact the venue for more information.

Cast & Creative


Director - Sue Buckmaster

Producer - Theatre-Rites

Designer - Hannah Clark

Lighting Designer - Anna Watson

Sound - Nick Powell

Music By - Nick Powell

About Barbican Theatre

Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS

Unlike film, there is currently no official age classification organisation for theatre. All age recommendations are subjective and should be interpreted as guidelines unless otherwise stated. It's the responsibility of the patron to judge the show’s suitability in advance of purchase. We recommend contacting us at if you are in any doubt.