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Matariki Glow Show!

Thursday 20th June 2019

This innovative, cutting edge new concept combines glow-in-the-dark puppets under ultraviolet light inside a black box theatre space.

Rich in Te Reo Maori, it’s an upbeat show that has the audience buzzing from the onset, with a myriad of education to take back to the classroom. It’s a masterful 40-minute show, underpinned by catchy, music that engages the audience immediately, followed by a Q and A session afterwards for your tamariki.

Its voice and story are accessible to all. At its core is a delightful story about the Matariki star sisters as they prepare for Te Tau Hou and the journey of the smallest star, Waipuna-a-Rangi. 45 puppet characters are brought to life by the extraordinary talents of our puppeteers.

The 2018 MATARIKI GLOW SHOW toured from the Far North to South Auckland and attracted 12,000+ school children to 60 shows at 10 venues and many shows were sold out. And now it’s your turn! We are coming to a venue very near your school and we’re bringing our 5-metre-long taniwha and all his friends with us. You can’t miss us!

“Theatre of the Highest Order” – Theatre Review 2018

Family Friendly Featured

Date(s)

June 20

Time

10:00am and 11:30am

Location

Nelson & suburbs

Venue

Theatre Royal
78 Rutherford St, Nelson

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

Tickets $12.50 - service fees apply

Tickets from Theatre Royal and TicketDirect ph. 03 548 3840.

Contact

Ph. 03 548340
tickets@theatreroyalnelson.co.nz

Additional Info

Official Website

 

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