© Alex Brenner

© Alex Brenner

© Alex Brenner

© Alex Brenner

© Andy O’Hara

© Andy O’Hara

© Andy O’Hara

Welcome to the world of Ensonglopedia!

An Ensonglopedia is a musical and alphabetical adventure, with a range of songs on a single theme. Two Ensonglopedias are currently touring the UK, two full-length Ensonglopedias are currently in production, and there are two shorter Ensonglopedias that were created for specific occasions. These six Ensonglopedias are:

Ensonglopedia of Science

A song about science for each letter of the alphabet.

Ensonglopedia of Animals

A song about an animal for each letter of the alphabet.

Ensonglopedia of British History

A musical journey through the history of Britain.

Ensonglopedia of
the Human

FORTHCOMING: An alphabetical and musical journey through the human being.

Ensonglopedia of
Space

A musical journey through the solar system and beyond.

Ensonglopedia of
Plants

A musical tour through the systematics garden at Cambridge University Botanic Garden.

Upcoming performances

Date & timePlaceShowTickets & more info
Sun 27 Jan 2019, 11am & 2pmFarnham Maltings, SurreyEnsonglopedia of Animals11am / 2pm
Sun 17 Feb, 3pmWatermans Arts Centre, BrentfordEnsonglopedia of AnimalsHere
Sat 9 Mar ’19, 2:30pmRevelation, Ashford, KentEnsonglopedia of AnimalsHere
Sat 16 Mar ’19, 3pmTrowbridge Town HallEnsonglopedia of ScienceHere
Fri 29 Mar ’19, time TBCSpilsby Theatre, LincolnshireEnsonglopedia of British HistoryAvailable soon
Sat 20 Apr ’19, time TBCFrittenden, KentEnsonglopedia of AnimalsAvailable soon
Sun 12, Fri 17, Sat 18 May, & Sun 2 Jun, 2:45pm at weekends & 4:30pm on the FridayThe Warren, Brighton Fringe FestivalEnsonglopedia of British HistoryHere
Sat 25 May, 11am & 1pmThe Lyric, HammersmithEnsonglopedia of AnimalsHere
Sun 26 May ’19, 2:30pmTrestle Theatre, St AlbansEnsonglopedia of AnimalsHere
Sun 29 Sept ’19, midday & 3pmJackson’s Lane, LondonEnsonglopedia of ScienceAvailable soon
Sat 29 Jun ’19, 4pmCholderton Village Hall, WiltshireEnsonglopedia of AnimalsAvailable soon
Sun 30 Jun ’19Kington Langley Village Hall, WiltshireEnsonglopedia of AnimalsAvailable soon

“Wow!  What a selection. What a demonstration of the immense range of science… OUTSTANDING SHOW” – Fringe Review on Ensonglopedia of Science [Click for full review]

Fringe Review

“Gloriously intricate lyrics and a few audacious rhymes complete a tightly-packed hour which demands your full attention but rewards it with plenty of offbeat humour… A geeky treat” ★★★★ Fringe Guru on Ensonglopedia of Science [Click for full review]

Fringe Guru

“Ensonglopedia of Animals is a riot and Hinton is a passionate and imaginative entertainer who deserves full marks for the energy, creativity and lyrical content of his work.”★★★★ Broadway Baby [click here for full review]

Broadway Baby
Brighton and Hove News

Ensonglopedia of Science: nominated for the Primary Times Children’s Choice Award, Brighton Fringe 2017

Primary Times