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www.jarradseng.com Kids' Gig Guide. A man in yellow sunglasses and a white shirt smiles as he holds up a small dog made from folded cardboard. What to SEE: Winter holidays kids’ gig guide 
    Kids

    What to SEE: Winter holidays kids’ gig guide 

    22 June 2022

    There’s no excuse for boredom in the July school holidays with a wealth of entertainment and activities around town for the young ones in your life. Check out the winter edition of our kids’ gig guide.

    Reading time • 7 minutesMulti-arts
  • A smiling actor dressed as a young boy, in cap and striped tee-shirt, holds a white toy rabbit Puppeteers breathe new life into century-old rabbit
    Reviews

    Puppeteers breathe new life into century-old rabbit

    12 April 2022

    Spare Parts Puppet Theatre is celebrating the centenary of The Velveteen Rabbit with a cleverly staged adaptation of the much-loved story, writes our junior reviewer Bethany Stopher.

    Reading time • 5 minutesTheatre
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  • Two enormous monkey puppets on sticks overshadow two pianists sitting at their instruments French fantasy arrives in Fremantle
    Reviews

    French fantasy arrives in Fremantle

    16 December 2021

    Spare Parts Puppet Theatre reimagines Saint-Saëns’ animal carnival with Fremantle flair, writes Claire Coleman and junior reviewer Eddy Greentree, who is going back for more.

    Reading time • 7 minutesTheatre
  • A small child stands in a dark room looking up at rings of yellow light, while other children run past Summer 2022 gig guide for kids
    Features

    Summer 2022 gig guide for kids

    9 December 2021

    Looking for family fun this summer? Read on for Seesaw’s curated list of Christmas and festival shows to find something that will suit your crew.

    Reading time • 5 minutesMulti-arts
  • 5 paper puppets of animals dance between screens of paper Fun musical plants hope for the future
    Reviews

    Fun musical plants hope for the future

    24 September 2021

    After 40 years in the industry, Fremantle’s family theatre company Spare Parts Puppet Theatre have created their first ever musical. Rosalind Appleby and Seesaw’s junior reviewers say it was worth the wait!

    Reading time • 8 minutesMusical Theatre
  • Three paper puppets of Australian native animals in front of a cream paper backdrop Spring gig guide for kids
    Kids

    Spring gig guide for kids

    16 September 2021

    Spring in Perth offers the very best range of arts events for children. Check out our gig guide for your next fabulous family experience.

    Reading time • 5 minutesMulti-arts
  • Summer fun has a dark side
    Reviews

    Summer fun has a dark side

    7 July 2021

    Shaun Tan’s classic picture book about the complexities of childhood makes a seamless – and wordless – transition to the stage. Lydia Edwards and junior reviewer Sascha Bott are charmed by this new Spare Parts Puppet Theatre production.

    Reading time • 6 minutesTheatre

Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio