16th April 2014
Xpress Magazine Online
[Features – Arts & Culture]
April 15, 4:12pm
With the Spare Part Puppet Theatre’s production of Hachiko playing over the Easter school holidays, we thought we would catch up with one of the puppeteers, Jessica Harlond-Kenny… more »
14th April 2014
Reviewer: NERIDA DICKINSON
MONDAY 14 APRIL, 2014
50 minutes of puppets, pathos and devotion in a heart-warming celebration of a dog who waited…. more »
21st March 2014
World Puppetry Day celebrates the immeasurable joy that puppetry has brought to all cultures over thousands of years. Spare Parts Puppet Theatre takes a moment to applaud the artists, the artisans, the audiences and the puppets on this very special day… more »
Spare Parts Puppet Theatre
1 Short Street, Fremantle.
Ph: 08 9335 5044
Spare Parts Presents
A moving story about loyalty and resilience, Hachiko celebrates the remarkable joy an animal can bring to our lives.
Hachiko and his Master, Professor Ueno, had a daily routine: every morning the pair travelled to Shibuya train station and every evening Hachiko would wait on the platform to meet his master.
Then one day, the Professor did not return… but that didn’t stop faithful Hachiko! For the next nine years, he returned to the train station at the precise time the train was due waiting for his master to return.