Gift Certificates

Wondering what to purchase for your next gift? Stuck for ideas? The experience of seeing live performance helps young people grow, become creative and critical thinkers, and positive forces in their communities. Consider giving the gift of puppetry with a Spare Parts Puppet Theatre Gift Certificate.

Our Gift Certificates can be purchased in $25, $50, $75, $100, $125, $150, $175 and $200 denominations and are valid to be redeemed to our 2019 and 2020 season or merchandise. To purchase a gift certificate click here or call 9335 5044.

Books for Sale

We have a range of books for sale to accompany our exciting program of events. This is the perfect way for families to explore the story before coming into the theatre to see the adaptation.

Books for sale include:


Screen Shot 2016-08-18 at 12.20.27 PMMilo by Tohby Riddle

A sweet and funny story about a city-dwelling dog, a day when everything goes wrong, a curious rescue and a surprising gift. Click here to purchase.





My Uncle's Donkey

My Uncle’s Donkey by Tohby Riddle

My uncle’s donkey is allowed in the house! And in the house, the donkey gets up to… Click here to purchase.





Rules of SummerRules of Summer by Shaun Tan

a deceptively simple story about two boys, one older and one younger, and the kind of ‘rules’ that might govern any relationship between close friends or siblings. Rules that are often so strange or arbitrary, they seem impossible to understand from the outside. Click here to purchase.




Fox by margaret wild


Fox by Margaret Wild and Ron Brooks

A magnificent and arresting picture book that goes to the heart of human relationships. Adapted by Michael Barlow in 2015. Click here to purchase.




Velveteen Rabbit Book

The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams

The Velveteen Rabbit is a children’s book written by Margery Williams and illustrated by William Nicholson. It chronicles the story of a stuffed rabbit and his desire to become real, through the love of his owner. First adapted by Spare Parts Puppet Theatre in 2005. Click here to purchase.




Puppetry Penny Francis

Puppetry: A reader in Theatre Practice by Penny Francis

In this sophisticated and compelling introduction to puppet theatre, Penny Francis offers engaging contemporary perspectives on this universal art-form. Click here to purchase.





Dear Zoo

Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

This classic children’s storybook about a youngster looking for a perfect pet is sure to delight a new generation of readers! Click here to purchase.






The Arrival by Shaun Tan

The Arrival is a migrant story told as a series of wordless images that might seem to come from a long forgotten time. Adapted by Spare Parts Puppet Theatre in 2006, the show has toured internationally. Click here to purchase.






Splat! What’s That? by Andrew Pinder

This ingenious book with colourful illustrations throughout takes everyday things – such as ink blots, fingerprints, paint drips, screwed up pieces of paper and even coffee stains – and encourages children to transform them into extraordinary things. Click here to purchase.


All stock is also available at our box office located in the foyer of our theatre, 1 Short Street Fremantle.