I was breathless as I sat in Studio 2 of the Seymour Centre. Margaret Wild sat next to me as her deeply emotional picture book Fox illustrated by Ron Brooks, emerged onto the stage.
The operatic feel, the friendship of DOG and Magpie as they found love and care despite or because of Magpie’s broken wing and Dog’s one eye and the danger of FOX.
Music, dance, characterisation, the great themes of life capture you in a performance that unlocks us all.
It’s coming in APRIL 2010 – see it, to enrich your lives. www.monkeybaa.com.au
MONEY BAA THEATRE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE & SIREN THEATRE are breaking new ground in this powerful adaptation of one of the world’s important picture books.
Jackie French, Morris Gleitzman and I are the patrons of MONKEY BAA THEATRE for Young People.