2017 Production // 10 April to 20 May 2017
Snugglepot & Cuddlepie
Based on the book ‘The Complete Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie’ by May Gibbs, Snugglepot and Cuddlepie the Musical in Concert by Peter Coombe, is an exquisite stage adaptation that will spark the imagination and sense of adventure in children and adults alike as they experience the timeless charm of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie.
Your favorite Gumnuts are on a mission to see a human – but only in the distance! On their journey to the big city they meet friends and foes including Kookaburra. Mrs Koala, Mr Lizard, Mr Frog, Mrs Snake, Possum and of course, Little Ragged Blossom.
Can Snugglepot lead the way? Can Snugglepot hold his nerve? Can they avoid falling victim to the Big Bad Banksia Man?
These much-loved characters come to life on stage as this action-packed production introduces todays children to the wonderful world of May Gibbs.
Snugglepot and Cuddlepie is presented by arrangement with David Spicer Productions and the copyright owners The Northcott Society and the Cerebral Palsy Alliance.
Presented by Young People’s Theatre, Newcastle INC
Director: Wendy Leis
Musical Director: Michael Nolan
Choreographer: Casey Nolan
Production Assistant: Isobel Ellis
Performance Dates: 10 April – 20 May 2017