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Performance Fee:

Time-Tastical Time Tale charges a fee of £450 per performance + Fuel Costs & Accommodation for 2 members of staff, if needed. Rates are negotiable depending on circumstances; discounts may be possible for multiple performances.

Time Tale and Time Show details 2009 - 2010

This page provides information on what is required if you want us to put on a show for you. You can compare our two shows side by side or download the information from the attached PDFs.

Time Tastical Time Show

An action packed children’s live science show crammed with explosive experiments & time travel!


Show Summary:

Time-Tastical Time Show is a live science show for all ages. Over thirty minutes the audience discover the facts behind time & time travel explained in breath taking demonstrations including an explosive hydrogen rocket & a freezing look at Cryogenics with liquid nitrogen. With a comical edge presenter’s Doctor Austin & his long suffering ‘partner in time’ Doug Safety take you from Einstein to Entropy via Paradoxes & Parallel Universes.

Show Genre: Children’s Comedy Live Science

Target Audience: Families & Children (5-12)

Running Time: 30minutes

Technical Requirements: 

Time-Tastical Time Tale requires a minimum stage area of TBC. Headset microphones are not usually worn by our performers, however this may be needed is a larger venue and will incur an additional charge.

Feedback & Reviews:

We really liked the rocket and the jokes....kept the attention of our whole party, which included a 2 year old, 2 MScs, 1 PhD and a very intelligent 5 year old...really enjoyed the energy in the performance - enthusiasm and professionalism are so engaging...” – Ireland Family

This is science for kids, delivered at just the right level. It’s educational and very entertaining for children; I would suggest 5+, and adults alike...” – Primary Times

It was both educational and entertaining. I was most impressed by the way the young men explained the 'tricks' to the younger children without being patronising.” – Ruth Finlay

Performance Fee:

Time-Tastical Time Show charges a fee of £350 per performance + Fuel Costs & Accommodation for 2 members of staff, if needed. Rates are negotiable depending on circumstances; discounts may be possible for multiple performances.

Company Information:

Time-Tastical Productions is a non-profit organisation dedicated to bringing difficult science to the general public. Our main direction so far has been the production of the family comedy science show, ‘Doctor Austin & Doug Safety’s Time-Tastical Time Tale’ based on the theme of time & time travel. The show had a 23 date run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2009. (Please see attached document: Press & Reviews)All our demonstrations are covered by public liability insurance and risk assessments are available on request

Further Information:

Copies of our previous press & reviews, publicity images & show script are available on request.

Please visit our website at www.timetastical.com

Contact Details:

Austin Low

Time-Tastical Productions

3/1, 25 Regent Moray Street
Glasgow, Scotland G3 8AL

Tel: 0776 6807 886 Email: austinlow@hotmail.com

Glasgow Comedy Festival, National Science and Engineering Week 2010

This March Time-Tastical Productions presents...

Doctor Austin & Doug Safety’s Time-Tastical Time Tale:


An exciting live science show suitable for the whole family!

Over fifty minutes partners in time Doctor Austin & Doug Safety enlist your help repairing the port-a-toilet come time machine which Doctor Austin was tricked into buying. From Paradoxes to Parallel Universes & Entropy to Electricity, the show is jammed packed with electrifying experiments, super cool science, tonnes of audience interaction & a big dose of comedy.

Something for everyone,  an event for kids and adults alike.  

WHERE: Glasgow Science Centre, right beside the IMAX theatre.

WHEN: Saturday’s 13th / 20th + Sunday’s 14th / 21st March at 2pm 
PRICE: £6/4
BOOKING LINE: 0844 395 4000

Glasgow Science Centre

Zombie Science 1Z:


he Undead’s poster child explained via a series of blood curdling live science demonstrations for 18+ only!  


Zombie Science 1Z is a brand new show that invites you the audience to become students and take a course in the study of the Zombie. With hands on demonstrations and audience participation pop scientists Doctor Austin & Doug Safety lead you through how a zombie virus outbreak might occur on Earth, what this virus would do to humans and most importantly how to stop it!

Demonstrations include the making of a virus filled comet with dry ice, a live autopsy to remove the brain of a deceased zombie and a flame filled finale!

A must see for all horror fans!

WHERE: Queen Margaret Union
WHEN: Thursday’s 11th / 18th + 25th March at 8pm
PRICE: £2.50
BOOKING LINE: 0844 395 4000

Queen Margaret Union

Glasgow Science Centre Show

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What we do

Communicate difficult science to the general public.