Puppetry training in the spotlight as Spare Parts announces 2015 Firsthand artists and joins forces with WAAPA
3rd March 2015
Major arts events like the recent Giants at the Perth International Arts Festival, War Horse and King Kong The Musical have propelled the art form of puppetry into the forefront of popular appeal and created an explosion of artistic activity. … more »
27th February 2015
Puppetry bootcamp: a two-week puppetry training intensive with Michael Barlow, Philip Mitchell and Noriko Nishimoto… more »
6th February 2015
Spare Parts Puppet Theatre is honoured to be nominated for six 2015 Performing Arts Awards including Best Production for its acclaimed original show, Farm and congratulates the other nominees in all categories of the awards which will be announced on… more »
Spare Parts Puppet Theatre
1 Short Street, Fremantle.
Ph: 08 9335 5044
Spare Parts Presents
Produced by special arrangement with Agency North Ltd
A charming and timeless story that will delight and inspire you to be more curious about the world around you…
Moominpappa at Sea will take you on a compelling journey of self-discovery though the eyes of a small family of adventurous Moomintroll’s.
The story is skillfully brought to life by solo performer Michael Barlow who draws you into the lives of these enchanting creatures as they face challenges with courage, humour and optimism.
Be uplifted by the witty and whimsical Moomin’s as they explore the mysterious surroundings of their new island home!
Artform: Puppetry, Drama, Physical Theatre.
Artist Talk following the 6:30pm performance on April 8
Led by adapting writer/performer/director Michael Barlow, Designer Leon Hendroff and Creative Consultant Noriko Nishimoto, we will discuss the challenge and opportunities in creating solo work, the two-hat process of adapting and directing, the role of the creative consultant in developing works and the journey of the designer.
Wednesday 8 April following the 6:30pm performance of Moominpappa at Sea
RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday 6 April
The highest quality teacher’s notes will be provided for all teachers including activities with strong curriculum links.