© 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
Sun 31 Mar ’19, midday & 3pmJackson’s Lane, LondonEnsonglopedia of ScienceAvailable 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

“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

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