Moominpappa at Sea

First Performance September 2014

Adapted from the book by Tove Jansson

Moominpappa at Sea will take you on a compelling journey of self-discovery though the eyes of a small family of adventurous Moomintrolls.

The story is skilfully 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!

Produced by special arrangement with Agency North Ltd

Michael Barlow & Noriko Nishimoto
Leon Hendroff
Lee Buddle
Production Manager
Elliot Chambers
Creative Consultant
Noriko Nishimoto
Ben Gates
Fabric Construction
Annie Robinson

2015 Fremantle

2014 Awesome Arts Festival

2014 Perfomers

Bec Bradley

Bruno Michel

2015 Perfomers

Michael Barlow

2015 Stage Manager

Elliot Chambers

Reviews & Media

"I liked how it really called for the use of the audience's imagination, as much of the production's charm lies in its simplicity."


...a warm, genuine and clear performance - Perth Arts Live