THE RIDDLE OF WASHPOOL GULLY

27 Apr 2018

TERRAPIN PUPPET THEATRE, IN ASSOCIATION WITH DEAD PUPPET SOCIETY

 

SOMETHING LONG ASLEEP HAS DECIDED TO WAKE UP!

 

Far beyond the outskirts of the big city, near a tiny town that nearly everyone forgot, lay a dry creek bed of no special significance. Once upon a time it was called Washpool Gully.

But the world had moved on from insignificant things, and no one had time for dry creek beds. Except in Washpool Gully something was stirring. Shaken by the rumble of engines and the darkening of the sky, something long asleep had decided to wake up.

Combining old-fashioned storytelling with contemporary puppetry and miniature sets, The Riddle of Washpool Gully is a reimagined tale of Australian mythology about incredible creatures that might still live in the uncharted corners of our vast country.

 

Writer and Director: David Morton
Design: Dead Puppet Society
Composer: Heath Brown
Image credit: Peter Mathew, based on an image by Sean Dowling

 

"A wonderful performance: really moving-beautiful music, fantastic storytelling, wonderful acting, incredible puppetry." – Waimea Heights Primary School

"It was a wonderful show that encouraged the children to use their imaginations.  It was engaging and entertaining." – East Tamar Primary School

 

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Venue

EARL ARTS CENTRE

Dates

Friday 27 April, 11am
Friday 27 April, 6.30pm

Tickets / Prices

SUBSCRIPTIONS NOW ON SALE AT THE BOX OFFICE.

ONLINE SALES FROM TUESDAY 2 JANUARY 2018.

 

All single tickets $24
All Subscribers $20
Family (x4) $80
Subscriber Family (x4) $70

 

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Presented By

Theatre North at the Princess
Terrapin Puppet Theatre
Dead Puppet Society

Notes

Suitable for ages 5+

Running Time

50 minutes (no interval)

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