MOTHER GOOSE/ JACKIE & THE BEANSTALK IN OUTER SPACE
WORLD PREMIERE OF A NEW AUSTRALIAN PANTOMIME
Written and directed by Maria de Marco
Musical Director: Peter Novakovich
8 - 23 December 2014
Monday to Friday
2 shows daily @ 10 am and 12 pm
Mother Goose has lost her Goosey Goosey (GG) Gander? GG has gone missing and so have all the other animals in Nursery Rhyme Town. The Giant is wandering the town on the hunt for Jack and the Golden Goose but what has the Crooked Man with the Crooked Smile got to do with the Giant? Who will save Nursery Rhyme Town from the stomping Giant! Mother Goose needs a hero to save GG and the town from the Giant!
From the KING STREET THEATRE’s EMU PRODUCTIONS, who brought you the popular production of JUNGLE BOOK - THE MUSICAL in April, now comes something new for the young at heart. Following on from the English traditions of Christmas pantomime, a new Australian pantomime is bringing to life some of your favourite Nursery Rhyme characters for the Australian Christmas season. The cast features, PAUL HOLMES as Mother Goose, ALEX CHORLEY, JACQUI GREENFIELD, THOMAS ADAMS and KYLE STEPHENS with a SPECIAL GUEST APPEARANCE from SANTA CLAUS.
At night we have....
BELLYDANCE PANTOS' PRODUCTION of
JACKIE & THE BEANSTALK, IN OUTER SPACE!!!
A wacky, all-ages, sci-fi bellydance pantomime
7:30pm Thursday 18 & Fri 19 December
2:30pm & 6:30pm Saturday 20 December
7:30pm Mon 22 December
When Jackie and Cow get their hands (and hoofs) on some magic beans they embark on an adventure that is truly out of this world!
Drawing on the best sci-fi traditions we bring you a rocketship, a robot and, of course, some alien chicks. A brand new take on a familiar story, told entirely in bellydance, to great music that will warm the hearts of sci-fi afficionados and have everyone's toes tapping.
Suitable for ages 4 to 400.
All tickets $15 – adults at kids prices
Running time: 60 minutes plus 20-minute interval